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ECJ judgment: Triangular transaction simplification in case of late EC Sales Lists filings

Hans Bühler KG („Hans Bühler“) is a German resident company, which has been registered for VAT purposes in Austria between October 2012 and March 2013. An Austrian VAT-ID number had been issued for this period. During this period, Hans Bühler carried out triangulation transactions. Hans Bühler purchased goods from a German company and sold these goods to a Czech company. The goods had been delivered directly from Germany to the Czech Republic. Hans Bühler as the middleman in the triangulation transaction has used its Austrian VAT-ID number for the purchase of the goods. In the invoices issued to the Czech buyer, Hans Bühler included its Austrian VAT-ID number as well the Czech VAT-ID number of the buyer. Continue reading ECJ judgment: Triangular transaction simplification in case of late EC Sales Lists filings