How to get a VAT number in a different country, VAT Refunds & Tax Reclaim Specialists

Euro Start Entreprises can help you identify, research and arrange foreign tax refund opportunities. Our service offers Value Added Tax (VAT) refunds for foreign corporations making transactions within the European Union (EU).

Within the EU, VAT is charged on different transactions. This includes hotel, restaurants, services or supplies provided by EU suppliers and the importation of goods to name just a few. On average, VAT represents about 20% of the transaction costs in Europe and foreign businesses are entitled to a refund of this Value Added Tax.

Euro Start Entreprises can introduce you to our team of expert Chartered Accountants who specialize in VAT issues. We offer a comprehensive solution from start to finish. This service is only charged on a success based fee. Our teams of chartered accountants can help you with the following services:

  • Import VAT
  • VAT Registration and Compliance
  • VAT Consulting
  • VAT Returns

International VAT and Tax Refund Service - What can you claim?

The business expenses eligible for claiming back VAT, amongst others, include:

  • Hotels and accommodation
  • Car rental
  • Conferences, trade shows and exhibitions
  • Training courses or seminars
  • Mobile and other Telecommunication bills
  • Public transport (including buses, trains and taxis)
  • Restaurants and entertainment
  • Information office expenses
  • Leased lines
  • Marketing costs
  • Petrol/diesel

The specific expenses eligible for VAT reclaims depends on which country you are claiming from, as well as where you are located. For more details on the VAT rules for specific countries, please contact us so that we can arrange a meeting with our team of Chartered Accountants. They will be able to explain to you exactly what falls into the VAT scope, whilst keeping you within the tax laws and regulations. (Or click here for more information on paying VAT in France). 

Our network of accountants will take care of the entire process, including:

  • Checking the claimable invoices
  • Preparing the applications
  • Answering queries from tax offices
  • Following up on claims
  • Processing refunds and payments to your company

For further information about VAT services in Europe, please contact us on 0033 (0)1 53 57 49 10 or email us from our contact page and we’ll be happy to help.