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Posting of workers to Canada and the United States

Posting of workers to Canada and the United States

Posting of workers

A company may post workers for a temporary mission to a country other than the one in which it is established. A posted worker is subject to the regulations of the host country and works for a specified period abroad on behalf of the company that employs him. If you need to send one or more employees to Canada or the United States for a temporary assignment and you are an employer not established in these countries, you will need to use a posting workers service.

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VAT fraud: deductibility does not depend on your good faith

VAT fraud: deductibility does not depend on your good faith

International taxes

In a judgment of 27 June 2018, the CJEU (Court of Justice of the European Union) considered that in order to deny an enterprise the right to deduct the VAT mentioned on an invoice for the purchase of goods or services, it is sufficient to the tax administration to establish that the transactions to which this invoice corresponds were not actually carried out. This article explains how to avoid such a refusal.

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What are your obligations to post your employees in Italy?

What are your obligations to post your employees in Italy?

Posting of workers

As an employer not established in Italy, when you send an employee to Italy for a temporary assignment, you do posting work in Italy.

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Duty: clearance certificate for subcontractors

Duty: clearance certificate for subcontractors

Posting of workers

When a company posts an employee to France, it has administrative duties to perform. Among its duties, is the duty of getting the clearance certificate if it has subcontractors.

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Why do you need to have a VAT number in the country where you post workers ?

Why do you need to have a VAT number in the country where you post workers ?

International taxes

As a reminder, an employer performing a secondment of its employees must declare it to the labor administration of the place where the service begins.

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What is a customs regime ? The example of the customs regime 42

What is a customs regime ? The example of the customs regime 42

Customs obligations

There are different customs regimes that allow businesses to import and export to other countries without difficulty. Customs regime 42 is the most common one at present.

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Posting of workers and controls, how to manage?

Posting of workers and controls, how to manage?

Posting of workers

In France, as in many European countries, the posting of workers is highly regulated, and if you are an employer and second employees in another country, you must fulfill certain obligations.

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Brexit: tax and customs consequences

Brexit: tax and customs consequences

International taxes

It is March 29, 2019 that the British will leave the European Union, however many uncertainties still remain on the post-breed tax and customs environment.
Leaving the European Union, it is in terms of indirect taxation that the upheavals will be most notable for the United Kingdom.

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The One-Stop-Shop: Unique portal for VAT

The One-Stop-Shop: Unique portal for VAT

International taxes

It is a transitional 25-year regime that will soon give way to measures significantly changing the rules on VAT. On 25 May 2018, the Commission proposed technical amendments to complement the recent reform proposal aimed at making the VAT system in the EU more resistant to fraud.

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Pay attention to traffic restrictions in France. Think about your anti-pollution sticker

Pay attention to traffic restrictions in France. Think about your anti-pollution sticker

Posting of workers

The anti-pollution sticker (Crit’Air in french) aims to limit pollution in large cities. It classifies the vehicles in 6 colors and levels according to their age and their motorization. Private vehicles are not the only ones concerned.

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Are you eligible for the reimbursement of the Internal Consumption Tax on Energy Products (TICPE)?

Are you eligible for the reimbursement of the Internal Consumption Tax on Energy Products (TICPE)?

Customs obligations

The Internal Consumption Tax on Energy Products (TICPE) replaces the Internal Consumption Tax on Petroleum Products (TIPP).

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How to post workers in France and Italy for the harvest season?

How to post workers in France and Italy for the harvest season?

Posting of workers

The harvest season is coming and you want to hire foreign workers in France or Italy? This is obviously possible, and is called the posting of workers. Just follow a few rules that we explain in this article.

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Invoices and deduction of VAT: ensure the conformity of the mandatory information

Invoices and deduction of VAT: ensure the conformity of the mandatory information

International taxes

The establishment of an invoice by a company requires the respect of European rules. In the event of errors in the invoices issued, the right of deduction for VAT may be called into question.

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Detachment of foreign employees in France: the documents to be presented during a control

Detachment of foreign employees in France: the documents to be presented during a control

Posting of workers

A company not established in France that posts employees in France has declarative obligations, but also the obligation to keep documents to present in case of control by the Labor Inspectorate.

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Employees recruitment abroad: an increasing practice

Employees recruitment abroad: an increasing practice

Posting of workers

Today, companies are more developing internationally. Expanding its market becomes important, to compete and gain a worldwide reputation.

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Developing abroad: what are the possibilities?

Developing abroad: what are the possibilities?

International taxes

Do you want to conquer new markets? The international development of your business requires some control of the regulatory aspects to be in compliance with the law and thus avoid financial penalties.

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How to post foreign workers in Italy?

How to post foreign workers in Italy?

Posting of workers

The posting of foreign employees concerns companies that send one or more employees to perform a service in another country. Several sectors of activity have a large number of seconded employees, but the most coveted sectors are construction and transport.

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Incoterms, what is it ?

Incoterms, what is it ?

Customs obligations

The “Incoterms” are set up by the International Chamber of Commerce. The term “Incoterms” means “Terms of International Trade” also translated “International Terms of Sale”. Commercial operations at the international level follow a very particular codification.

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A better understanding of the Trade of Goods Declarations

A better understanding of the Trade of Goods Declarations

Customs obligations

The Trade of Goods Declaration is a mandatory declaration to be made each month to the customs service. Sanctions are provided in the event of failure to draw up this declaration (up to a fine of up to € 1,500 per month not declared).

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E-commerce platforms responsibility for VAT payments progresses in the EU

E-commerce platforms responsibility for VAT payments progresses in the EU

E-commerce

E-commerce platforms responsibility for VAT payments progresses will be applied in all Member States of the European Union starting from January 1, 2021. If this responsibility is still not clear, some Member States have taken the lead.

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The Internal Consumption Tax on Energy Products or TICPE

The Internal Consumption Tax on Energy Products or TICPE

International taxes

The Internal Consumption Tax on Energy Products (formerly TIPP) is a tax levied on petroleum products as well as on energy products. Note that the TICPE also includes fuels and heating fuels.

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List of VAT rates in the European Union

List of VAT rates in the European Union

International taxes

VAT rates fall under the framework of the VAT directive of 28th November 2006. Because VAT has not been harmonised at the European level, every year the European Commission publishes the official list of VAT rates applied in each member country. You will find below the list of VAT rates for 2018.

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Towards the adoption of a definitive VAT system for intra-Community BtoB transactions

Towards the adoption of a definitive VAT system for intra-Community BtoB transactions

International taxes

On 25 May 2018, the European Commission proposed a series of technical amendments aimed at introducing a definitive VAT system for intra-Community BtoB transactions. These changes should simplify the current system in depth and could come into effect on July 1, 2022.

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The advantages of the Community customs warehouse

The advantages of the Community customs warehouse

Customs obligations

Often overlooked, the Community customs warehouse regime can be of great benefit to importing companies for many reasons.

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What is the BTP Card and are you concerned?

What is the BTP Card and are you concerned?

Posting of workers

The professional identification card for construction workers (commonly known as the “BTP Card” ) has been mandatory since March 22, 2017.

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Creation of a Free Zone company in Dubai

Creation of a Free Zone company in Dubai

International taxes

Formerly based on the hydrocarbon trade, the economy of the United Arab Emirates and in particular that of Dubai is today very diversified. Dubai, the economic capital and main import-export platform, is growing exponentially.

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Netherlands: tax representation with general and limited license

Netherlands: tax representation with general and limited license

International taxes

In the Netherlands, foreign companies may appoint a tax representative for all their administrative  processes with tax administrations. They can also benefit from the import VAT deferral mechanism known as the “Article 23 VAT deferment license”.

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“Shipped by Amazon Pan-European”

“Shipped by Amazon Pan-European”

Customs obligations

Amazon, the undisputed giant of E-commerce and privileged platform of distance selling, now offers its professional sellers the service “Shipped by Amazon-Pan-European”.

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Which statements must appear on invoices?

Which statements must appear on invoices?

International taxes

In principle, companies must issue invoices for the services and products that they provide.

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Spain – Amendments to the immediate supply of information system

Spain – Amendments to the immediate supply of information system

International taxes

The Official State Gazette has published the Royal Decree 1075/2017 of 29 December 2017 which introduces amendments to a decree published a year earlier.

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Overview of the concept of inciterms

Overview of the concept of inciterms

Customs obligations

International sales operations follow a specific codification. It’s called Incoterms, set up by the International Chamber of Commerce. It means « terms of international trade » known as « international trade conditions ».

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International trade in goods in figure

International trade in goods in figure

Customs obligations

Carrying out international commercial transactions requires, under certain conditions and thresholds, establishment of a Declaration of Exchange of Goods / Intrastat.

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Imports: New rules to define customs value

Imports: New rules to define customs value

Customs obligations

The customs import value, determined by the application of one of the valuation methods, follows a specific regime. Indeed, this customs determination is an essential step when carrying out international transactions.

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Reverse charge on imports in Portugal

Reverse charge on imports in Portugal

International taxes

THE DEFINITION OF REVERSE CHARGE OF VAT

The reverse charge of VAT due on import allows companies who have opted for its application, to report the amount of this tax on their VAT return. This mechanism enables cash flow neutrality for companies.

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Upcoming tax changes in Italy

Upcoming tax changes in Italy

International taxes

Italy is one of the major economic players in the European Union. Recently, various changes have been made to the VAT system in this country.

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Customs brokers and AEO operators: changes since 2018

Customs brokers and AEO operators: changes since 2018

Customs obligations

In order to harmonize customs legislation in Europe, the European Union has a special code, the Union Customs Code (UCC), which maintains the two modes of representation (direct and indirect).

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Tax representation in the Netherlands

Tax representation in the Netherlands

International taxes

Following the VAT Directive, when the company, subject to the VAT is not established in  the member state where VAT is supposed to be paid, Member States could grant their permission to appoint a tax representative as a taxable person.

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Efficient tool in order to avoid paying VAT on imports

Efficient tool in order to avoid paying VAT on imports

International taxes

The VAT is subject to strict regulations. Regarding imports (trade of goods or services) from countries (or territories) outside European Union, taxation is carried out by tax administration upon their entry on the territory.

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ASD Group opens new offices in the U.S.

ASD Group opens new offices in the U.S.

ASD Group news

In its April edition, the IN ANTIPOLIS MAGAZINE dedicates 2 pages to the international growth of ASD Group and particularly the opening of a new branch in United States.

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JPK & Split Payment in Poland – Amendment of the tax regulations from 2018

JPK & Split Payment in Poland – Amendment of the tax regulations from 2018

International taxes

Poland has amended the tax provisions for VAT declarations and payments from 1 July 2018. These amendments apply to Polish companies, but also to foreign companies operating in Poland.

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Chinese companies: Tax representation for your implantation on the French market

Chinese companies: Tax representation for your implantation on the French market

International taxes

The People’s Republic of China is the world’s leading exporter, ahead of the United States, it is also the country that exports the most to the European Union. Exchanges between China and the European Union thus reach more than one billion euros per day.

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Differences between tax representative & tax agent

Differences between tax representative & tax agent

International taxes

European Directive 2006/112/EC provides an obligation for all the companies non-established in the European Union carrying out taxable transactions in a Member-State, to appoint a tax representative.

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VAT exemption for intra-Community transactions

VAT exemption for intra-Community transactions

International taxes

Trade in goods between European Union member countries follows a particular regime. Council Directive 2006/112 / EC of 26 November 2006 provides undertakings with a European legal framework as to the treatment of these transactions and the extent of their treatment.

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Latest measures relating to VAT / customs at the international level

Latest measures relating to VAT / customs at the international level

Customs obligations

International VAT regime knows constant changes. Since some of these changes are very important, we will detail for you the main measures that have recently come into force.

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Setting VAT rates: the new project of the European Commission

Setting VAT rates: the new project of the European Commission

International taxes

A proposal from the European Commission dated 18 January 2018 has been submitted concerning the setting of VAT rates by each of the Member States of the European Union.

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European Commission opens Brexit dedicated web portal

European Commission opens Brexit dedicated web portal

International taxes

From what we know at present, the United Kingdom will leave the European Union at the end of March 2019, and thus become a “third country” to the European Union. This will have important consequences especially in terms of VAT and customs operations.

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OECD VAT / GST recommandations

OECD VAT / GST recommandations

International taxes

Due to the expansion of international trade, VAT (or the Goods and Services Tax in some OECD countries) applied in 165 countries has become an essential source of revenue for states in all regions of the world.

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ASD Group participates to the information campaign on the economic agreement between the EU and Canada

ASD Group participates to the information campaign on the economic agreement between the EU and Canada

ASD Group news

In order to inform companies about the application of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA / CETA), the Quebec Federation of Chambers of Commerce (FCCQ) offers a program of training and conferences, in the form of a “tour”, in the main regions of Quebec.

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Why to have a representative in France when you post workers ?

Why to have a representative in France when you post workers ?

Posting of workers

When a foreign company sends one or several employee(s) in France, it has the obligation to appoint a French representative in France (Article L1262-2-1 of the Labour Code).

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TAFTA: the free trade agreement between the EU and the United States

TAFTA: the free trade agreement between the EU and the United States

International taxes

In 2016, the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the European Union entered into provisional application. This is one of the most important agreements signed in recent years, and many expect a similar agreement between the United States and the European Union.

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E-commerce & French VAT : obligations for companies outside the EU

E-commerce & French VAT : obligations for companies outside the EU

E-commerce

French VAT registration and the appointment of a tax representative is a necessary step for companies established outside the European Union that import and / or sell their products in France, including through e-commerce platforms.

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Employee secondment : an online service to simplify formalities

Employee secondment : an online service to simplify formalities

Posting of workers

In its edition of February 2018, the IN Antipolis magazine (formerly Select Antipolis) dedicates two pages to the posting of workers and ASD Group’s expertise on the subject.

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Trade of goods declaration for intra-community stock transfers

Trade of goods declaration for intra-community stock transfers

Customs obligations

The trade of goods declaration, known as DEB in France and Intrastat in the other European countries, concerns intra-community trade in goods between Member States.

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Recovering your VAT in Germany

Recovering your VAT in Germany

International taxes

A company established in the European Union may recover its VAT in Germany as long as it does not conduct any taxable operations in the country.VAT is then deductible from its business expenses and the company can recover a certain amount of costs incurred during a commercial service.

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5 things to be aware of concerning the prior declaration of posting

5 things to be aware of concerning the prior declaration of posting

Posting of workers

The prior declaration of posting is used by foreign companies posting workers to France. Below are the key points required for an understanding of the prior declaration of posting and how to obtain it.

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4 points on working time for posted workers

4 points on working time for posted workers

Posting of workers

Any foreign company deploying posted workers to France is required to respect French labour law, notably with respect to the payment of the French minimum wage and French working time.

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Importation using the reverse charge mechanism

Importation using the reverse charge mechanism

International taxes

Reverse charging of VAT at the time of importation has been the subject of much discussion in recent months. This measure has undergone many changes in a very short time. We have summarised the episodes in this article.

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Amendment of the tax rules on vat warehousing in Italy

Amendment of the tax rules on vat warehousing in Italy

International taxes

The Italian amending Finance Bill 2017 “decreto legge 22 ottobre 2016, n. 193” rescinded the benefit of reverse charging VAT on goods from the warehouse. With effect from 1st April 2017, VAT will have to be paid to the Italian authorities on goods coming out of the warehouse, which cancels out the benefits of this procedure.

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Work performed by posted workers : the fines are arriving

Work performed by posted workers : the fines are arriving

Posting of workers

French legislation is the strictest in Europe when it comes to fraud in relation to foreign posted workers. Inspections have tripled in 2 years and will be strengthened in 2017.

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VAT Regime – triangular intra-community operation

VAT Regime – triangular intra-community operation

International taxes

Below is a summary of the VAT system and the requirements in the triangular intra-community operations for the delivery of goods between persons or entities liable to pay VAT. It is important to note that we do not include here products subject to a specific tax regime (for example, products subject to excise duty).

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DEB VS Intrastat

DEB VS Intrastat

Customs obligations

In France, the trade of goods declaration, or DEB, consists of both statistical (Intrastat) and fiscal information. In the other member countries, Intrastat is only statistical and is accompanied by an additional tax declaration to determine the trade of goods between member countries.

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Comprehensive information about the construction worker’s card (carte BTP) for posted workers

Comprehensive information about the construction worker’s card (carte BTP) for posted workers

Posting of workers

To combat the use of illegal labour and unfair competition, the French Government has put in place a professional identity card in the construction sector. The construction worker’s card is a requirement for every posted worker doing, managing or organizing construction work or civil engineering in France.

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Hong Kong, a constantly expanding economy

Hong Kong, a constantly expanding economy

International taxes

HONG KONG, THE FRAGRANT PORT: A CONSTANTLY EXPANDING ECONOMY
Hong Kong is a special administrative region that was returned by the United Kingdom to the People’s Republic of China via the Sino-British treaty on 19th December 1984.

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Who can be given a mandate for the payment of contributions for employers not established in France ?

Who can be given a mandate for the payment of contributions for employers not established in France ?

Posting of workers

Case law: The Court of Cassation made a decision on the capacity of the person eligible to be appointed by an employer with no establishment in France to make declarations and payment of contributions which the employer is required to make when he hires employees in France.

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Dubai VAT January 2018 : Diversification of revenue for the gulf countries

Dubai VAT January 2018 : Diversification of revenue for the gulf countries

International taxes

Pursuant to the announcement of February 2016 by His Excellency Mr Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, the Government has reconfirmed that from 1st January 2018 the United Arab Emirates will implement VAT of 5%. This tax will enable the different countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to diversify their revenue in an effort to anticipate a decline in oil production.

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Secrets to the swift recovery of foreign VAT

Secrets to the swift recovery of foreign VAT

International taxes

Nowadays, many companies are facing the problem of recovery of foreign VAT because it is strictly controlled and the existing procedures are often long and complicated, sometimes involving very large sums of money.

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Case Study : Recovery of VAT in France incurred by a swiss company

Case Study : Recovery of VAT in France incurred by a swiss company

International taxes

Many companies established outside the European Union seek our services to recover VAT paid in France on business expenses, such as transport, exhibitions, importation etc.
As an illustration of this topic, we shall consider the case of a Swiss company which has incurred expenses in France and which submits a VAT refund request to the French tax authority following its participation in a business fair.

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Refund of Belgian VAT

Refund of Belgian VAT

International taxes

Any company established in the European Union which does not conduct taxable operations in Belgium can recover its Belgian VAT, deductible as business expenses. To assist our clients in handling these administrative procedures, we have prepared an article which summarises the factors to be taken into account to submit a VAT refund request in Belgium.

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How does tax representation work in Australia ?

How does tax representation work in Australia ?

International taxes

Establishing tax representation in Australia enables goods to be imported and exported using a VAT number called GST in Australia (Goods and Services Tax). Tax representation therefore allows a company to operate for tax purposes like a local company even if it does not possess an entity or permanent establishment in Australia.

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How do you recover VAT in France ?

How do you recover VAT in France ?

International taxes

WHAT ARE THE CONDITIONS FOR SECURING A VAT REFUND IN FRANCE?
A company established and subject to tax in the European Union which has incurred VAT on specific expenses in France can recover its VAT as long as it does not conduct any taxable operations in the country.

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Techniques to become a VAT refund expert

Techniques to become a VAT refund expert

International taxes

As a company specialising in VAT recovery, we have tried to put together a set of key questions to ask in submitting a VAT refund request in a member State of the European Union. Below are the 12 techniques you need to know to become a VAT refund expert.

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How do you recover VAT in Italy ?

How do you recover VAT in Italy ?

International taxes

A company established in the European Union can recover its VAT in Italy as long as it does not conduct any taxable operations in the country. VAT is then deductible from its business expenses and, consequently, it can recover a certain amount of the costs incurred in a commercial transaction.

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How do you recover your VAT in Spain ?

How do you recover your VAT in Spain ?

International taxes

WHAT ARE THE CONDITIONS FOR SECURING A VAT REFUND IN SPAIN?
A company established in a member country of the European Union which has incurred specific taxable expenditure in Spain can recover its VAT as long as the company has not conducted any taxable operations in the country.

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Presentation of ASD Group by Magalie Delangue on CCI Nice TV

Presentation of ASD Group by Magalie Delangue on CCI Nice TV

ASD Group news

The Web TV of the French Chamber of Commerce of Nice Riviera interviewed our General Manager Magalie Delangue to present our company’s services and our development. You can watch the entire interview here :

Interviewed March 14th, 2017

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Recovery of british VAT

Recovery of british VAT

International taxes

What are the conditions for securing a VAT refund in the United Kingdom?A company established in a member country of the European Union which has incurred specific taxable expenses in the United Kingdom can recover its VAT as long as the company has not conducted any taxable operations in the country.

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Posting of foreign workers to France – New Decree

Posting of foreign workers to France – New Decree

Posting of workers

Starting from 1st July 2017, a new decree reinforces the rules regarding the posting of employees, in particular in the Building & Public Works and Transport sectors, to combat illegal international services. Indeed, the number of workers posted has increased over the past few years.

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How will the CETA impact Canada and the European Union?

How will the CETA impact Canada and the European Union?

Customs obligations

With the technological advances of the 21st century, it seems that we live in a world without boundaries. These incredible breakthroughs have changed the way we access information, travel and communicate. However, we still face certain challenges such as restrictions on importation and exportation.

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Reinforcement of obligations concerning posted workers

Reinforcement of obligations concerning posted workers

Posting of workers

Starting from 1st of July 2017, new rules will come into force regarding mandatory declarations and displaying information for the posted workers. Public and private project owners and principals will see their responsibilities increasing.

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With ASD Group : International growth made easy

With ASD Group : International growth made easy

ASD Group news

Découvrez l’histoire d’ASD Group, racontée par le magazine Select Antipolis dans sa rubrique “Eco News and Innovation”. L’article raconte l’évolution d’ASD Group, explique sa force aujourd’hui et donne un exemple concret de son expertise.

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VAT reverse charge : VAT refunds outstanding

VAT reverse charge : VAT refunds outstanding

International taxes

Normally, European companies that carry out taxable operations in other European Union member countries, are required to identify themselves for VAT in those countries. In order to fight against the VAT fraud, also known as carousel fraud, the directive 2006/112/CE allows the European Union member countries to adopt the VAT reverse charge system.

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Free-trade with Canada : How to take advantage of the business opportunities abroad ?

Free-trade with Canada : How to take advantage of the business opportunities abroad ?

International taxes

At a time when many countries are questioning their degree of economic openness and are retreating into protectionism, Canada opens up to foreign markets. Gradually, Canada positions itself in favour of free trade in order to facilitate its trade with other countries.

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Construction and Public works & Transport : Attention to the sanctions concerning posting of workers

Construction and Public works & Transport : Attention to the sanctions concerning posting of workers

Posting of workers

The law concerning posting of workers in France has been strengthened, and new sanctions have been introduced to fight against provision of illegal international services. Project owners, principals and employers established outside France are affected by these new regulations.

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ASD Group shares its experience in a seminar devoted to the access to the European market

ASD Group shares its experience in a seminar devoted to the access to the European market

ASD Group news

The ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food of Quebec is organising a seminar “The European market opens to you, be ready” It aims to offer a better understanding of the European market to the Canadian exporters through workshops about various important issues for their activities in Europe.

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E-commerce with ASD Group

E-commerce with ASD Group

ASD Group news

The founder of this french e-commerce firm met ASD Group and his earnings soared to the tune of 500% in 5 years, thanks to ASD Group’s tax experts. Select Sophia Antipolis magazine tells you this “Success Story”.

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Get started on e-commerce !

Get started on e-commerce !

E-commerce

THE DISTANCE SELLING : PARTICULARITIES
The distance selling concerns selling a product that is directly delivered to the customer’s home (private customer or entity without a VAT number) without passing through a store distribution.

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European VAT system awaiting a major reform

European VAT system awaiting a major reform

International taxes

The VAT system in the European Union will soon see a new reform, described by the European Commission as the most important reform in the last 25 years.

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Anti-fraud VAT software : changing the mechanism for B-to-B companies

Anti-fraud VAT software : changing the mechanism for B-to-B companies

International taxes

Since the arrival of the new President, Mr. Macron, who took the office on January 1, 2018, the government has been working, among other things, on redesigning the tax legislation.

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The posted worker turn-around in Europe

The posted worker turn-around in Europe

Posting of workers

After 12 hours of discussions, European Union’s Labour Ministers finally agreed upon the posted workers’ reform.

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How to know if i have to file a DEB ?

How to know if i have to file a DEB ?

Customs obligations

Although companies can make commercial operations within the European Union freely and without a control on the borders, depending on your activity and the amount of trade you might have an obligation to fill out a trade of goods declaration.

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Strasbourg and its eurometropolis adopt the Crit’air Sticker from 1st of november 2017

Strasbourg and its eurometropolis adopt the Crit’air Sticker from 1st of november 2017

Posting of workers

The affixing of the vignette Crit’Air on the windshield becomes more and more common in France. After Paris, Grenoble, Lyon and Lille, it is Strasbourg and its 33 surrounding municipalities which set up this system.

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European taxation of GAFA

European taxation of GAFA

International taxes

A huge subject since some months, the debate on a european taxation of digital multinationals, the « GAFA » (Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple) aka « equality tax » has started.

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List of non-EU countries that do not have to appoint a tax representative

List of non-EU countries that do not have to appoint a tax representative

International taxes

According to the article 289 A of the French General Tax Code, a foreign company that carries out transactions subjected to VAT in France must, in several cases, appoint a tax representative established in France, to carry out the administrative formalities for the company.

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Update on the flat rate contribution of SIPSI

Update on the flat rate contribution of SIPSI

Posting of workers

Legislation concerning secondment declarations will change in the coming days. Zoom on future changes.

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The dangers of the VAT fraud

The dangers of the VAT fraud

International taxes

Taxation remains a complex subject within the European Union. According to a study by the European Commission, The European Union member countries lost 151,5 billion euros in 2015, from which one third or 50 billion due to the VAT fraud.

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VAT registration changes in Switzerland

VAT registration changes in Switzerland

International taxes

Until now, a foreign company had the obligation to register for VAT in Switzerland, as soon as its taxable transactions in Switzerland reached 100 000 CHF (approximately 85 000€).

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ASD Group opens the doors to the world

ASD Group opens the doors to the world

ASD Group news

This month, Select Antipolis magazine dedicated 8 pages to ASD Group. Didier Delangue shares the history of the development of ASD Group.

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The new 2018 version of the combined nomenclature

The new 2018 version of the combined nomenclature

Customs obligations

The European Commission has recently published a new updated version of the Combined Nomenclature which will come into force on January 1, 2018.

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ASD Group : understanding international growth and working with pros

ASD Group : understanding international growth and working with pros

ASD Group news

Discover how ASD Group can boost your international growth in the article “ASD Group: Understanding international growth and working with pros”, published by the Select Antipolis magazine.

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E-Commerce : for a modernization of VAT rules

E-Commerce : for a modernization of VAT rules

E-commerce

For a simplification of the VAT rules that concern online sales companies in B to C, the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) adopted a set of rules on 5 December 2017 to support the digital economy.

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Romania introduces VAT Split payment scheme

Romania introduces VAT Split payment scheme

International taxes

On 1 January 2018, Romania introduced the VAT Split payment scheme. Thanks to the introduction of the VAT split payment mechanism, the Romanian government hopes to reduce the VAT fraud and thus lessen the VAT gap which is amongst the highest ones in Europe (37.2% in 2015).

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How to check the validity of an intracommunity VAT number

How to check the validity of an intracommunity VAT number

International taxes

Any European company subject to VAT has an intracommunity VAT number, also known as the “tax identification number” (TIN). This number is issued free of charge by the tax authority of each member country of the European Union.

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