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New VAT rules for international Package to EU

Removal of the €22 import VAT exemption from 1 July 2021

New VAT rules for international Package to EU

 

Currently EU* and non-EU merchants selling goods online to EU consumers can import the goods into the EU, directly to the consumer, import VAT-free if the consignment of good(s) is valued at €22 or below.

 

From July 1, 2021, VAT will be charged on all commercial goods imported into the EU, regardless of value.

 

 

 

*EU countries are: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, The Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden.

 

Please note that, under the terms of the EU-UK Joint Protocol, Northern Ireland will remain part of the EU VAT area for goods. This means that these new provisions will also apply to goods imported into Northern Ireland from the rest of the world.

 

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