eBay VAT Changes

eBay VAT Changes

Following on from the above changes eBay will collect and remit VAT on consignments up to a value of £135 imported into the UK and sold to consumers. In cases where the seller is a non-UK business and the goods are already in the UK, eBay will collect and remit VAT...
Distance Selling Rules Changes

Distance Selling Rules Changes

The current distance selling rules, which require VAT registrations in each EU country where thresholds are reached, will, for the most part, disappear on 1 January 2021 and VAT will be due in the member state of destination, otherwise known as the ‘destination...
Low Value Consignment Relief Withdrawal

Low Value Consignment Relief Withdrawal

Low-Value Consignment Relief (LVCR) relieves import VAT on commercial imports of goods valued at £15 or less or €22 within the rest of the EU. Customs duty is relieved on commercial imports of goods valued at £135 or less (except those that contain excise goods –...
Amazon Passes On Digital Services Tax

Amazon Passes On Digital Services Tax

Amazon fees increased by 2% from 1 September. The tax was introduced from 1 April but Amazon have held off passing it on until now. The Digital Services Tax is levied on the revenues of search engines, social media services and online marketplaces which derive value...
VAT On Digital Services And Brexit

VAT On Digital Services And Brexit

UK sellers that currently sell digital services across the EU use the UK’s VAT Mini One Stop Shop (‘MOSS’) to declare and pay the VAT due in EU member states. As the UK leaves the EU this system will no longer be available. The final return period...