Poland | Government delay SAF-T and introduce Covid-19 measures to assist businesses

By |April 9th, 2020|

In Poland, the Government has now passed legislation to delay the combined SAF-T monthly filing and Covid-19 measures. SAF-T The Polish Ministry of Finance confirmed the postponement of the go-live date for the combined SAF-T monthly filing (JPK_VAT) for large companies. The implementation date moves from the 1st April 2020 [...]

Poland | ‘White List’ issued by Polish tax authorities

By |September 19th, 2019|

On 1st September 2019 the so-called Polish "White list" came into effect. The new electronic register of Polish VAT payers will be kept by the Head of the National Tax Administration. In addition, it is available on the Ministry of Finance's website. More details can be found in our earlier [...]

Poland I Mandatory Split Payment Launch Delayed to November 2019

By |August 12th, 2019|

Poland has delayed the launch of its mandatory split payment mechanism for selected goods and services from 1st September 2019 to 1st November 2019. As of this date, the procedure will become mandatory in certain fraud-sensitive industries, like electronics, steel products, scrap, construction and coal. These rules will also apply [...]

Poland / Defers Move to Replace VAT Returns Until April 2020

By |August 6th, 2019|

The Polish government has delayed its introduction of the extended Polish SAF-T file as a replacement for the VAT return, until April 2020. As reported in our earlier story, this system was initially planned to come into effect from 1st January 2020 for large companies and as of 1st July 2020 for the [...]

Poland | Parliament Receives Proposal to Replace VAT Returns with SAF-T

By |July 15th, 2019|

On 7th June 2019, the Polish Ministry of Finance submitted its updated draft bill to enact certain VAT changes to the Polish Parliament.  Key within this change was the request to delay the launch date of its extended SAF-T system, which will be a replacement for the VAT return (SAF-T [...]

Poland I Rolls-out “White List” VAT Tool Effective From September 2019

By |June 20th, 2019|

Poland has recently enacted legislation introducing a VAT register for companies, known as a “white list”, to enhance VAT compliance from 1st September 2019. The register will hold key information on VAT-registered companies in Poland including: their contact details; dates of VAT registration; dates and reasons for deregistration/reregistration; and their [...]

Poland | Mandatory “Split Payments” Launch Brought Forward to 1st September 2019

By |May 26th, 2019|

The Polish authorities recently published a draft proposal to introduce the mandatory split payment mechanism for selected goods and services in Poland, from 1st September 2019. Initially Poland was authorised by the Commission to introduce this measure from 1st March 2019 but the Polish Ministry of Finance had postponed the measure to 2020. Under the [...]

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