VAT refund

Who is entitled for a VAT refund?

27/06/2017

The VAT refund scheme allows businesses to obtain refunds for value added tax they have been charged in another country by a business based in that country.

If a business operates in a country with no established presence or VAT registration, VAT expenses can be significant. Foreign businesses are allowed to recover some or all of the VAT incurred. The 2017 CMS VAT Refund guide offers an overview of procedures to obtain VAT refunds.

For countries that have not been listed in this guide, please turn to your local CMS tax team.   

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CMS Guide VAT Refund
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Sibylle Novak
Partner
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Tamara Jelić Kazić
Partner
Jeroen-Dijk-CMS-NL
Jeroen van Dijk
Tax Lawyer
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Ivana Blagojević
Senior Tax Lawyer
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Nebojša Pejin
Attorney-at-law
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Andrzej Pośniak
Partner
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Roxana Popel
Head of Tax, Romania
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Peter Šimo
Partner
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Mark Cagienard, LL.M. VAT
Partner
Sinan Abra
Tobias Schneider, Dipl.-Finanzwirt (FH)
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