The European Court of Justice has declared that e-books are 'services' and not books and, therefore, European countries are not allowed to give them the same favourable tax treatment as paper books. Following this decision, the court has ordered France and Luxembourg to restore their standard value added tax (VAT) rates on e-books.
In response, the Luxembourg VAT authorities have announced that as of 1 May 2015 the standard VAT rate of 17% will apply to e-books, instead of the reduced 3% rate.Back to News
Greek citizen setting up in Cyprus - The checklist! We get a lot of queries from our Greek clients and associates on how Greek citizens can become Cyprus tax residents and what the process of obtaining a tax residency certificate is. As such, we have prepared the below checklist to assist everyone interested in this.Read more