The European Commission released a statement on Friday 7th May that it proposes to postpone entry into application of the VAT e-commerce package by 6 months. The EU commission hopes this will ease the pressure off businesses and member states that are facing bigger challenges
In a bid to further their clamp down on digital tax and VAT fraud, the French VAT authorities have released further details about the obligation for online e-commerce businesses to provide extensive details about all French sales.
The European Commission decided to initiate formal infringement proceedings against Germany over section 22f & 25e of the German VAT Act.
California Governor, Gavin Newsom, has signed a bill into law which imposes a sales tax registration & collection obligation on remote sellers which exceed $500,000 in sales for delivery in California.
A new VAT system for e-commerce sellers
The new framework is supposed to come into force in 2021.
Following years of discussion and campaigning, the EU have now formally adopted a directive which will allow member states to apply reduced or zero rates to the sale of e-publications.