Introduction of New Act on Value Added Tax and New Acts on Excise Duties into Practice





  • The project delivered proposals and recommendations for amendment and modification of legislation in the field of indirect taxes in order to improve all excise duty Acts and the Act on VAT, particularly in the field of voluntary provisions.
  • The project transferred information, experience and knowledge concerning application and implementation of the judgments of the European Court of Justice into practice and their incorporation into the legislation.
  • Dissemination of know-how in the field of indirect taxes. The experts gave advice and pointed out potential troubles in connection with application of the VAT and Excise Acts in the field of indirect taxes.
  • The experts also gave advice concerning the implementation of the Council Directive 96/2003/EEC on restructuring the Community framework for taxation of energy products and electricity.