VIES VAT Information Exchange System
SummaryHow to address vendor/customer compliance with VAT Information Exchange System ?
The European Commission issued new rules called VAT quick fixes and applicable beginning 2020.
This rules concern the following four changes:
1) Simplified treatment for call-off stock
2) Uniform rules to simplify chain transactions
3) Mandatory VAT identification number to apply the zero VAT rate
4) Simplified proof of intra-Community supplies
Did anybody implement this requirement and especially point 3 which consist in controlling vendor or customer VAT number against public database VIES (VAT Information Exchange System) ?