France reduce VAT rate on personal protective equipment to 5.5%

15 May 2020

The French tax authorities have confirmed the VAT rate on the supply of masks, protective clothes and sanitizers will be temporarily reduced from the standard rate of 20% to the reduced rate of 5.5%. 

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