VAT: Commission proposes a review of the VAT rules on invoicing

Jan 28th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Accounting, Country specific, Electronic invoicing, Publications, Recent News

Main view: to reduce burdens on business and to help Member States tackle fraud.
The European Commission today adopted a proposal to change the VAT Directive 2006/112/EC in respect to the invoicing rules, based on a Communication on the technological developments in the field of electronic invoicing. The aim of the proposal is to increase the use […]

No e-invoicing without invoice automation?

Jan 15th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Accounting, Electronic invoicing, Featured articles, Harmonization

With e-invoicing we usually think of sending invoices electronically. And that makes sense. In the first place, we - including the legislators- all use the phrase e-billing or e-invoicing and not e-receiving. In addition, several different models for e-invoicing to be in place. Such as e-mail, web presentment, a banking environment and EDI. And there […]

SEPA and e-Invoicing: ECB progress report 2008

Nov 27th, 2008 | By EEI Platform | Category: Accounting, Archiving, Awareness, Electronic invoicing, Harmonization, Publications, Recent News, Standardisation

In the sixth progress report on the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA), published this week, the Governing Council of the ECB welcomed the evident progress made on this project, but emphasised that work urgently remains to be done to ensure the success of SEPA. The sixth progress report also contains a list of “Ten milestones […]