VIES registration in Spain- finally good news !

After our previous gloomy posts on the difficulty in getting Spanish registered businesses onto the EU Intracommunity VAT register (VIES), we have some good news ! Recent clients for whom we have requested VIES registration have been approved very quickly- within a month at the most. This includes both foreign companies with no permanent establishment … Continue reading VIES registration in Spain- finally good news !

Registering as an Intracommunity Operator in Spain – VIES

In many European countries,  there is no distinction between the procedures for registering for local VAT, and registering on the European Union list of Intracommunity Operators, knows as VIES (VAT Information Exchange system). For instance in France, when a company obtains a French VAT number they are automatically assigned an EU VAT number, which is … Continue reading Registering as an Intracommunity Operator in Spain – VIES

Amazon Sellers: Activating your Spanish VAT number as an intra-community operator

You may have received this notification to get your Spanish VAT number registered on the VIES by Amazon: “Your Amazon seller account contains a local VAT registration number(s) that is not validated or listed in the VAT Information Exchange System of the EU commission ([VIES]).” Although you have already registered for a Spanish VAT number, … Continue reading Amazon Sellers: Activating your Spanish VAT number as an intra-community operator