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Address VAT Issues Early When Launching Digital Commerce in Europe

Published: 08 July 2014

ID: G00264797

Analyst(s): David Kohler


Underestimating VAT complexity in implementation plans can lead to unforeseen delays. To avoid this, digital commerce leaders should source and select tax integration software or specialist tax consultancies early to ensure compliance and eliminate complexity from their operations.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Prepare Early and Educate Stakeholders
    • Basic Principles
    • Impact and Decisions
  • Work With Your Organization's Tax Manager to Select Tax Integration Software or Services
    • Tax Integration Software
    • Tax Consultancies
    • Merchant-of-Record Services

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