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Poland: VAT legislation is signed

Poland: VAT legislation is signed

The president of Poland has signed legislation that introduces amendments to the value added tax (VAT) law in Poland.


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The VAT law (referred to as the “Sealant Act”) includes:

  • Sanctions or penalties for VAT failures or understatements
  • New measures for verification of newly registered VAT-payers (taxpayers)
  • A requirement to submit declarations in electronic format

The measures generally are effective 1 January 2017.


Read a December 2016 report [PDF 336 KB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in Poland: The president has signed an amendment Act which introduces changes to the VAT Act and other Acts

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