The Danish tax authorities (´SKAT´) are divided in areas of work such as Customs, tax payments, Revenue, etc. Following the implementation of Union Customs Code, the authorities have assessed the need for a reorganization of their different tax departments. The final changes have not been announced, but the new structure is expected to be announced by the SKAT in the coming weeks. These changes will certainly impact the Danish Customs with more IT infrastructure and headcount being added to their...
- By Marosa VAT
- Published 29/10/2016 19:48
The Danish tax authorities have confirmed that a customer purchasing goods on consignment must deduct VAT at the time the invoice is issued. Where the supplier is not VAT registered and the consignment is part of an intra-Community movement of goods, the right to deduct arises when the goods arrive to Denmark. Consignment stock simplifications allow the supplier to avoid a VAT registration when moving stock into a country for a subsequent supply to local clients. The conditions for the...
- By Marosa EU VAT
- Published 30/06/2016 7:30
Changes for distance sellers in Denmark As part of the initiatives to reduce VAT fraud in the online environment, the Danish tax authorities introduced a number of changes and additional controls on businesses selling goods and services over the internet. As from 1 January 2016, the authorities can request further information on transactions with foreign suppliers within the e-commerce industry and for all distance sellers. Strict measures for distance sellers in Europe E-commerce businesses are subject to an increasing control by...
- By Marosa VAT
- Published 29/03/2016 20:12