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Changes of VAT Law in Serbia

Changes of VAT Law in Serbia

Law on Amendments to the Law on Value Added Tax ("Fig. Gazette" no. 93/2012), adopted by the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia at the session of the Ninth Extraordinary Session in 2012, on 25 September 2012 is implemented from 01.01.2013, while the part of provisions are applicable from 01.10.2012 (the higher general VAT rate).

Proposed abolition of forestry fee – 0.025% of annual revenue

Proposed abolition of forestry fee – 0.025% of annual revenue

The Serbian Government has adopted a Draft law amending the Law on Forests, which provides the abolition of fees on forests (so called in Serbian “Šumarina”), or compensation for the protection, use and improvement of forest management functions of forests, which is paid by all legal entities in the Republic of Serbia at the rate of 0.025% on the base which is the total annual income of legal entity.

Transfer of functional units is not considered as VAT delivery

Transfer of functional units is not considered as VAT delivery

Minister of Finance has adopted Regulation amending Regulation on establishing the transfer of entire or a part of assets, with or without compensation, or as an investment, which is not considered a supply of goods and services according to the Law on Value Added Tax (Amendment Regulation).