The European Commission has authorised Latvia to introduce a special measure derogating from Article 193 of Council Directive 2006/112/EC on the common system of VAT. The full details of the authorisation, published on July 2nd 2018, can be read here.
Tag - EU and Latvia
In the latest infringements package published by the European Commission on June 7th 2018 it was announced that a letter of formal notice has been sent to Latvia.
The European Commission has proposed to authorize Latvia to apply the reverse charge mechanism to supplies of game consoles until December 31st 2018. The text of the proposal for a Council Implementing Decision - authorizing Latvia to apply measures derogating from article 193 of the EU VAT Directive (2006/112) - was published on February 9th 2018 and can be found here.