Skip to main content
Taxation and Customs Union

EU VAT Forum

The EU VAT Forum is not active any longer. However, its tasks and mission will be continued by the Group on the Future of VAT (GFV) and the VAT Expert Group (VEG).



Businesses, academics and VAT national authorities meet regularly in the EU VAT Forum to discuss how to improve the implementation of the VAT legislation in practice.

Thematic subgroups deliver comprehensive reports to the Forum detailing the issues at stake, their consequences and possible remedies.


Prevention and resolution of VAT double taxation disputes

Administrative sanction and interest

EU VAT Cross-border ruling

EU VAT Quick Fixes


In addition to all EU Member States being represented in the EU VAT Forum, the following business organisations and academic entities have been appointed:

VAT Forum Members

More information

The Commission Decision C(2022)7947 of 10 November 2022 repealed the EU VAT Forum.

The Commission Decision C(2018)4422 of 16 July 2018 renewed the EU VAT Forum mandate.

The documents of the EU VAT Forum activities are accessible in the "EU VAT Forum (public group)" on the CIRCAC web site.