EC VAT Registration Numbers

31st October 2012

HMRC have issued a revised Notice 725, The Single Market, which includes a useful checklist (see section 16.19) to enable businesses to help spot incorrect VAT registration numbers at a glance.

Customer’s VAT registration numbers can be verified using the Europa website VIES:

http://ec.europa.eu/taxation_customs/vies/

or by contacting the VAT Helpline on 0845 010 9000.

Internet link: VAT Notice 725

Posted – 31/10/2012