The new e-commerce VAT rules will enter into force in Europe on 1 July 2021 and aim to regulate online sales of goods and services from businesses to consumers (B2C) within the European Union. Currently, EU taxation of online sales is based on a threshold system: if a business exceeds a certain sales threshold in…

The new e-commerce VAT rules will enter into force in Europe on 1 July 2021 and aim to regulate online sales of goods and services from businesses to consumers (B2C) within the European Union. As the date approaches, the new regulation is generating uncertainty as it will affect all online sellers, digital platforms or marketplaces,…

    For years, the Spanish tax authorities have imposed on companies established outside the EU that plan operating in Spain the obligation to appoint a tax representative with residence in Spain to represent them in their relations with the Tax Administration. This obligation implies, among others, an important extra cost for these companies compared…

  Commission calls on Spain to abolish the obligation imposed on non-resident taxpayers to appoint a tax representative The Europrean Commission decided on 25th July 2019 to send a reasoned opinion to Spain for obliging non-resident taxpayers to appoint, in certain cases, a tax representative domiciled in Spain. This can result in extra costs and obstacles…