New VAT rates in Germany as of 1 July 2020

June 12, 2020

After long negotiations Germany government has approved the decision to reduce VAT rate in order to stimulate economy. The change in VAT rate is for temporary period: from 1 July 2020 till 31 December 2020.

VAT type

 

Current rate

1 July 2020 – 31 December 2020

Standard VAT rate

 

19%

16%

Reduced VAT rate

7%

5%

VAT rates applicable in Germany and other countries can easily be found in our tax map: https://1stopvat.com/tax-map/

 

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