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Indirect Tax Management

‘Why’, ‘What’, and ‘How’ of Managing an Effective Indirect Tax function

The global tax environment is in a state of fast change. A shift to indirect taxes represents the global trend. 259 more words


What does 2015 have in store for accountants?

It is not a question many people will ask but changes to the accounting landscape have ramifications across the board. So although it is a little dry or complex for your tastes it is worth knowing what direction accountants will be moving in the year ahead. 1,296 more words


European Union VAT and Ebook Orchard update.

European Union VAT and Ebook Orchard update.

Following discussions regarding VAT and its implications to Ebook Orchard authors it has been decided to disallow residents of the European Union (EU) to purchase ebooks on Ebook Orchard until further notice. 164 more words

Charges for failing to turn up to parties

A parent in the UK invoiced the parents of a five year old GBP15.95 because their son failed to turn up to a birthday party after they had accepted the invitation on his behalf. 251 more words

Overseas News

EU Commission - improving VAT compliance – random awards for tax compliance

The use of receipt-based tax lotteries to increase (VAT) tax compliance has been of growing interest amongst EU Member States. Some countries have introduced such lottery schemes, namely Malta in 1997, Slovakia in 2013 and Portugal in 2014. 591 more words


VAT Wrongly Charged by EE Mobile Company to be Refunded

The mobile phone company EE, the UK’s biggest, has started to refund VAT wrongly charged to customers for data roaming when using their mobiles outside the EU. 25 more words


Ukraine: Tax Compromise Law Comes into Effect

The State Fiscal Service of Ukraine has released a report stating that the law on tax compromise took effect on January 17, 2015. This law concerns the voluntary revision of unpaid tax liabilities by payers of profit tax and value added tax (VAT). 127 more words