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Norway proposes to reduce VAT to 0% on e-books

From 1 July 2019, Norway proposes to reduce VAT applicable to e-books from 25% to 0%.

Norway to remove low-value import from 2020

From 1 January 2020, the Norwegian government have voted to remove the low-value import VAT exemption threshold on goods imported into the country. Currently, this threshold allows companies to import goods into Norway at a value of less than NOK 350 (approx. €35), VAT free. However, in an effort to remove the unfair advantage that… Read More

Norway scraps e-book VAT from July 2019

From 1 July 2019, Norway have reduced the VAT rate applicable on electronic publications to the zero rate. Previously digital publications were subject to the standard rate of VAT at 25%, even though the printed publications (offering the same reading content) were taxed at the zero rate.