Your company needs an intra-community VAT number if any of these conditions apply:
- First, if your company offers services such as development, design, consulting, marketing, etc., to European customers, and its earning exceed 40,000 euros a year.
- Also, if you offer digital services or products (software or digital content) to European B2C customers (final consumers) from the first sale.
- Finally, if you offer digital services or products (software or digital content) to European B2B customers (business to business) from the first sale, and you enter more than 40,000 euros a year.
Should I register and get my VAT number?
Personally, in Your Company In Estonia, we always recommend registering and obtaining your VAT number. Even if you don’t need it. Virtually, there is no disadvantage, on the contrary, it’s all advantages.
For starters, it allows you to operate more easily in the European Union. In addition, the VAT number offers trustability about your company to your customers and suppliers. Finally, it is also very useful to avoid VAT to the invoices from companies from different European countries.
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