Latest news from Norway

Norway propose the introduction of a simplified VAT regime for low value goods

From 1 April 2020, the Norwegian government is proposing to make changes to the Value Added Tax (VAT) rules that apply to non-resident businesses selling and shipping directly to consumers in the country. This new regime is an extension to the simplified scheme already in place for cross-border sales of electronic services to consumers (VOES)… Read More

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