The European Commission has extended the deadline for the call for applications to become a member of the expert group that will assist it to implement the legislative package on the transmission and exchange of payment data in order to fight VAT fraud (CESOP). The new deadline for application is 4 May 2020.
Candidates must have extensive expertise in the processing of payments and the exchange of information underlying payments. The full list of requirements can be found in section 4 of the call for applications. The first meeting of the expert group will take place on 11 and 12 May 2020 via videoconference.
On 3 March 2020, the Commission also launched a survey for actors in the payment industry to prepare the work of the expert group. Those who wants to contribute to the survey can still do so until 4 May.
- Publication date
- 28 April 2020
- Directorate-General for Taxation and Customs Union