According to the new parliamentary project, businesses in Poland will be obliged the submit bank statements in a SAF-T format, so called SAF-T_WB (JPK_WB) on daily basis to the Head of the Polish National Tax Administration. So far, the only obligatory SAF-T that has to be submitted on monthly basis in Poland is SAF-T_VAT (JPK_VAT). Continue reading
What will change?
On 12 May 2017 Polish Ministry of Development and Finance presented a draft amendment to the VAT Act which main purpose is to ensure greater stability of VAT incomes as well as preventing tax avoidance. To achieve these goals, it is decided to introduce a split payment mechanism within VAT taxation. Continue reading
As it was described on the blog post dated 21 March 2017 , the Supreme Administrative Court in Poland ruled last instance judgement which revoked the decisions of both District Administrative Court and tax authorities.
Previous news, based on an oral announcement, have recently been supported by the Polish Supreme Administrative Court’s final written justification in “Welmory” case and further clarifications were outlined. Continue reading
The Supreme Administrative Court in Poland ruled on the Welmory case. Even though the case went through Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU, C-605/12) back to the final instance in Poland – nothing seems certain whatsoever. Many would have expected the court following CJEU argumentation and probably confirming existence of fixed establishment in Poland. This, however, turned out not to be the case. Continue reading
According to a recent judgement from Polish Supreme Administrative Court (NSA) dated 15 February 2017, the term “permanent place of business” has been defined, on the example of toll manufacturing arrangement between Polish and Swiss companies, together with the VAT taxation obligations.
The Swiss company requested interpretation, regarding the transactions` treatment of tax on goods and services. Continue reading
Poland plans to introduce so called transportation package.
Basically it will require that transport of certain hazardous materials need to be monitored through special declarations and / or GPS devices. Continue reading
According to the changes in Polish tax law, which will come into force as of 1st July, there will be a new obligation for the taxpayers to have so called Standard Audit File (in Polish: “Jednolity Plik Kontrolny” or “JPK”) – special reporting form, in a special format [determined by Polish tax authorities] that will allow tax inspectors to have an easy access to accounting / tax data / records. Continue reading