Inside Indirect Tax

A monthly publication featuring global indirect tax updates from around the world.

Kent Johnson

Kent Johnson

Partner in Charge, Indirect Tax, KPMG (US)

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KPMG knows how important it is to stay current on global indirect tax developments, especially in countries where you currently do business or are looking to expand. That's why we developed Inside Indirect Tax: Global Updates from a U.S. Perspective.

Focusing on major indirect tax developments beyond U.S. borders,Inside Indirect Tax is designed for U.S.-headquartered tax professionals whose companies do business outside the United States.

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  • Global rate changes in Argentina and Portugal
  • Indirect tax updates in the Americas
    • United States: New York introduces sales and use tax marketplace rules
    • Brazil: Indirect tax reform proposed
  • Indirect tax updates in Europe, Middle East, and Africa
    • Bahrain: Guidance on VAT treatment of healthcare and education sector
    • European Union: Offshore jackup drilling rigs should not fall within the VAT exemption for sales of vessels according to Advocate General
    • European Union: VAT charged on transaction subject to domestic reverse charge cannot be deducted in VAT return
    • European Union: ATM operation services are not VAT exempt according to Advocate General
    • European Union: Transfer of debt held in an enforcement proceeding may be subject to VAT according to Advocate General
    • Italy: Overview of recently published VAT guidance
    • Russia: Companies allowed to recover VAT incurred in relation to exports of services effective July 2019
    • Russia: Overview of recently published VAT guidance
    • Saudi Arabia: Guidance on VAT treatment of transfer of business
    • Saudi Arabia: Guidance on VAT treatment of Islamic financial services
    • Saudi Arabia: Guidance on VAT treatment of oil and gas sector
    • United Arab Emirates: Guidance on VAT refund for foreign businesses
    • United Kingdom: Non-owners of imported goods cannot recover import VAT effective July 15, 2019
    • United Kingdom: Making tax digital guidance updated
  • Indirect tax updates in Asia Pacific 
    • India: Overview of recently published GST guidance
    • India: Late payment interest payable on gross GST liability according to high court
    • Indonesia: Services qualifying as zero rated exported services expanded
  • Trade & Customs
    • Canada: Customs audits of importers of all goods subject to surtax
  • Additional developments covered in brief -  Australia, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Ethiopia, European Union, Finland, Hungary, India, Kuwait, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Slovakia, Spain, Thailand, Ukraine, and United Kingdom.

Inside Indirect Tax - June 2019

Global indirect tax changes and trends

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