Commission guidelines on VAT

Commission guidelines on VAT are explanatory notes and other documents produced by the Commission services in order to provide practical and informal guidance about how particular provisions of EU VAT law should be applied. Guidelines issued by the Commission’s Directorate General for Taxation and Customs Union only contain practical and informal guidance about how EU […]

European Customs Data Model version 5.1

The European Customs Data Model Version 5.1 (EUCDM) is available on the EUCDM website. This version includes the interpretation of the provisions of Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/1131 which establishes a customs tool, if the product concerned is brought to an artificial island, a fixed or floating installation or any other structure in the continental shelf or in […]

Transport Ministry explains Belarusian-Polish trucking permits problem

MINSK, 11 December (BelTA) – Permits are distributed among Belarusian trucking companies taking into account their individual effectiveness. The Belarusian side previously suggested getting rid of permits completely to Poland. Belarusian First Deputy Transport and Communications Minister Aleksei Lyakhnovich made the statements on 11 December in response to complaints of Belarusian truckers about the shortage […]