The European Union has defined a harmonised legal framework for VAT, which is introduced in our guide to Intra-Community VAT obligations. However, each Member State has the flexibility to define its own VAT rates, the conditions for VAT registration, the reverse charge mechanism, the conditions for VAT recovery, exemptions, invoicing rules and reporting requirements. You will find in our country guides the main national specificities. You will find in our country guides the main national specificities.
VAT regulations change frequently in Europe. Our monitoring service shares the latest news in each of the 27 EU Member States.
For all European Union countries and some third countries.
For all your VAT, Intrastat & ESL obligations, and your VAT recovery requests.