June 21st 2018 saw the European Commission publish a proposal authorising Hungary to apply a special measure derogating from Article 287 of Directive 2006/112/EC on the common system of VAT (i.e. the VAT Directive).
Tag - EU and Hungary
May 17th 2018 saw the European Commission open an infringement procedure against Hungary over the taxation of spirits.
The European Commission has proposed to authorize Hungary to apply the reverse charge mechanism to supplies of staff - other than those listed in article 199(1)(a) of the EU VAT Directive (2006/112) - until December 31st 2020. The text of the proposal to apply measures derogating from article 193 of the EU VAT Directive (2006/112) was published by the European Commission on February 9th 2018 and can be found here.