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Your VAT paperwork

What documents do you need to register for VAT in Europe?

In most cases, the Seller must provide the following documents:

For sole traders and companies:

  • VAT certificate that confirms the Sellers registration for VAT anywhere in the EU, if applicable.
  • Tax certificate that proves the Sellers registration with the tax office of his home country (for sole traders only).
  • Passport copy of sole trader/shareholders.

For companies only:

  • Articles of Association.
  • Certificate of incorporation.
  • An extract from the company’s national trade register.

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