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Distance selling: how to settle VAT in EU countries?
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Distance selling via Amazon: register for VAT purposes in Europe

Are you running a company selling its products on platforms such as Amazon, Ebay, or Cdiscount? Are you running distance selling via Amazon to various EU countries and want to receive more information on VAT? You have come to the right place. Eurofiscalis is a group of tax agencies throughout Europe. We support online sellers with all matters connected with VAT.

 

Registration for VAT purposes is mandatory in the following cases:

  • company crossed threshold for distance selling in the country of supply (outside your country);
  • company is keeping stock in warehouse located in a different EU country;
  • company is keeping stock at Amazon warehouses outside its own country

We offer a custom VAT service for online sellers. Comprehensive service helps to maintain compatibility with tax procedures and EU directives. Our Amazon and Marketplace VAT service includes:

  • Acquiring a foreign country VAT number (registration for VAT purposes),
  • Preparation and submitting of monthly, quarterly or annual VAT returns,
  • Preparation and submitting of intra-Community declarations (EC-Sales List),
  • Preparation and submitting of INTRASTAT declarations after crossing the threshold,
  • Technical support,
  • Support during authority tax audit.
Amazon VAT services
1. Register for VAT purposes 2. How does it work? 3. Request a free quote 4. Amazon VAT services: FAQ

Distance selling via Amazon and tax representative

With help of a tax representative, your company will secure its business and make sure transactions are settled correctly. There are four stages of our VAT services customized for Amazon, Marketplace etc.:

  • 1. Transaction analysis

  • 2. Acquiring a VAT number

  • 3. Document bookkeeping

  • 4. Declaration preparation and submitting

Request a free quote

We are at your disposal. Should you have any questions or quote request, please contact us.

  • Free quote
  • Contact with experts
  • Simple and efficient
  • 48h reply guaranteed
  • No commitments
  • Plain and simple rules
  • Customized quote
  • No hidden expenses
  • 6 languages

Distance selling via Amazon: FAQ

How long does registration for VAT purposes take?

Time required for acquiring VAT number varies from country to country, but usually takes around 4 weeks.

Could a company be registered in different countries and acquire a few VAT numbers?

Yes. A company may possess a different VAT number in every EU country. It is common that a company running business in various EU countries has a different VAT number in every one of them. Some authorities grant two VAT numbers: a local and a EU VAT number.

What is a tax representative?

Tax representative is a company handling your tax obligations. Tax representative will register your company for VAT purposes in another country, submits VAT returns and INTRASTAT reports as well as contacts fiscal authorities on your company’s behalf. Cooperating with a tax representative is not mandatory if your company is registered within the EU. Otherwise, your company is required to work with a tax representative while conducting business within the EU.

What is the cost of our Amazon and Marketplace VAT services?

While preparing offers, we take each country specific regulations into account. Regulations vary from country to country on matters such as sales levels and transaction types. Therefore, every quote requires an detailed analysis. If you would like to receive a quote, please contact us via contact form or email.

Request a quote

We are at your disposal. Should you have any questions or quote request, please contact us.

  • Free quote
  • Contact with experts
  • Simple and efficient
  • 48h reply guaranteed
  • No commitments
  • Plain and simple rules
  • Customized quote
  • No hidden expenses
  • 6 languages