|Update:||Compliance Alert - Further extension of the reduced VAT rate for masks and hydroalcoholic gels|
The Belgian finance public service has announced a new extension of the reduced VAT rate on the supply and import of masks and hydroalcoholic gels.
Therefore, the 6% reduced VAT rate will remain applicable to these goods until 30 September 2021.
Furthermore, the import of the goods mentioned above remains exempt from import duties and VAT until 31 December 2021.
Previously, the reduced VAT rate was applied until 30 June 2021.