Malta Clarifies VAT On Yacht Charters
20 August 2013
The Maltese Value Added Tax Authority has released new guidelines on the taxing of short-term yacht charter contracts.
Increasing Numbers of Luxury Charter Yachts Bunkering Outside the EU
08 August 2013
More superyachts than ever before are stocking up on cheaper fuel outside of the EU, with the number of yachts going to Tunisia and Algeria almost doubling this summer, according to the bunkering sector
Greek VAT Increase Poses No Concern For Greece Charter Vacations
26 May 2016
Whilst it was announced last week that the Greek government will shortly be implementing a 1% rise in VAT, the discounts provided to cruising yachts means that charterers will see less than a single percent added to their fee.
New Charter and VAT Regulations for Croatia
31 January 2014
Following a meeting yesterday at the Ministry in Zagreb regarding VAT on charter and other related issues, a number of changes have been announced that will affect luxury yacht charters in Croatia for the upcoming summer season.
Vanuatu Now Open to Charter Yachts
03 April 2014
Following changes to import duties, superyachts can now legally charter in Vanuatu.
MYBA Charter Agreement Revisions Now in Motion
11 March 2014
A series of revisions that were announced for the 2014 MYBA Charter Agreement came into force yesterday and are aimed at providing greater clarity for charter clients in a number of key areas.
Spanish Matriculación Tax on Charter Yachts to Disappear
01 July 2013
Just as France are set to enforce VAT charges on yacht charters in the region, the charter market in Spain is looking up.
Beat the French VAT Rise on Yacht Charters
01 July 2013
Book your yacht charter vacation now to benefit from VAT-free charter rates in France.
Croatian Yacht Charter Tax to change after joining the EU?
01 July 2013
Croatia is due to become the 28th state member of the EU on the 1st July 2013 so how this will affect VAT on luxury yacht charters in the region.
Italian VAT Rise Facing Delay
27 June 2013
The scheduled 1% increase in the Italian VAT rate, taking it up to 22%, which is due to come into effect on July 1st 2013, could be postponed indefinitely.
French Anticipate Amendments to VAT Rules
26 June 2013
The European Committee for Professional Yachting (ECPY) has received confirmation from Direction de la Législation Fiscale (DLF) of changes to VAT rules, which will come into effect from July 15th 2013.
Charter Yacht VAT in the Bahamas Update
07 November 2014
With the Caribbean charter season now upon us, we provide an update on whether the recent changes to yacht VAT in the Bahamas will affect charter clients this winter.