United Kingdom VAT Filing Deadline is Approaching
The deadline for filing a VAT refund claim to the United Kingdom’s tax authorities for invoices dated from July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014 is fast approaching. Please contact out office no later than September 15, 2014, if interested in proceeding with a UK VAT refund. The filing preparation has to begin 3 months before the December VAT filing deadline due to an IRS certificate that has to be ordered which sometimes can take up to 3 months to receive.
Japan Increases their Standard JCT (VAT) Rate from 5% to 8%
The Japanese government has decided to increase their standard JCT (VAT) rate from 5% to 8% on April 1, 2014. There might be an additional increase from 8% to 10% in October 2015.
New Stricter Rules Related to Eligible VAT Invoices within the EU
New implemented rules within the EU means stricter requirements on eligible invoices accepted for VAT filings and refunds. Please contact our VAT experts for further information.
VAT Registration Required when Selling Goods Through Amazon in the EU
Several of our customers have indicated that Amazon within the EU will now
require all North American companies that are planning to sell goods through
Amazon in the EU to register for VAT before a contract is signed with any of the
Amazon websites within the EU. Please contact our VAT experts for further details.
Euro VAT Refund, Inc. Receives the
"2013 World Trade Week Service to World Traders Award"
Euro VAT Refund, Inc. was selected by the Los Angeles Chambers Southern California World Trade Week Awards Committee to receive the "2013 World Trade Week Service to World Traders Award".