Latest news from Norway

UPDATE: The EU commission announces VAT co-operation agreement between EU and Norway

On 1 August 2018, the European Union (EU) published the agreement relating to its administrative co-operation with Norway. This agreement entered into force from 1 September 2018 and will provide EU Member States as well as Norway with a legal framework to cooperate on combating VAT fraud, as well as allowing them to assist each… Read More

UPDATE: The EU commission announces VAT cooperation agreement between EU and Norway

On 6 February 2018, the European Commission and Norway signed the long awaited VAT cooperation agreement. The negotiations in regards to this agreement began in June 2015 and now signed; it should provide EU Member States and Norway with a legal framework for the cooperation on combating VAT fraud and assisting each other on VAT… Read More

UPDATE: Norway confirm the introduction of a mandatory SAF-T file from January 2020

The Norwegian tax authorities have confirmed that the planned implementation of a mandatory SAF-T file will be further delayed until 1 January 2020. The SAF-T file was introduced on a voluntary basis in the country from January 2017 and is a way for the tax authorities to exchange VAT data with businesses in a more… Read More