Fiscal representation not required in France for UK businesses

13 November 2020

The French tax authorities have confirmed that UK businesses will not have a requirement to engage a fiscal representative when the Brexit transition period ends on 31 December 2020, even if there is no agreement reached between the UK and the EU.

A fiscal representative is a local entity that represents foreign traders for VAT purposes, usually in countries where the traders must VAT register but cannot do so themselves. 

For further information on whether your UK business will require a fiscal representative when trading in other EU countries please click here.

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