Search for dissertations about: "VAT"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 140 swedish dissertations containing the word VAT.

  1. 1. Financial Activities in European VAT - A Theoretical and Legal Research of the European VAT System and the Actual and Preferred Treatment of Financial Activities

    Author : Oskar Henkow; Institutionen för handelsrätt; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Directive; consumption taxation; indirect taxation; EC law; European Union; banking; financial activities; VAT; Financial services; value added tax; European VAT; Industrial and commercial law; Associationsrätt; handelsrätt;

    Abstract : Value added tax (VAT) is a key part of the fiscal revenue of many countries. Yet this broad-based tax on consumer spending exempts financial services. This seems puzzling to many, particularly given the significance of that sector and the size of its value-added in today's world economy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Composite Supplies in the Common System of VAT

    Author : Giacomo Lindgren Zucchini; Eleonor Kristoffersson; Anna-Maria Hambre; Joakim Nergelius; Edoardo Traversa; Örebro universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Composite supply; composite supplies; single supply; supply; supplies; taxable supply; single transaction; transaction; VAT;

    Abstract : This thesis is about the tax treatment of composite supplies in the common system of value added tax (VAT) of the European Union. A composite supply is a single supply that consists of various distinguishable parts that are combined to form a cohesive unit assessed as such for VAT purposes, even though at least some of those parts might constitute their own single supplies in other circumstances. READ MORE

  3. 3. Insurance in European VAT : On the Current and Preferred Treatment in the Light of the New Zealand and Australian GST Systems

    Author : Marta Papis-Almansa; Institutionen för handelsrätt; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; insurance; EU law; tax law; European VAT; value added tax; goods and services tax; Australian GST; New Zealand GST; exemptions from VAT; financial services; comparative tax law;

    Abstract : Whether and how to tax insurance, one of the crucial elements of the modern economy and society, is a complex issue for the design of laws on value added tax (VAT). Exemption from VAT has been the most common international practice, and it is also applied in the harmonized system of European VAT. READ MORE

  4. 4. An indirect route to equality : taxing consumers to build the Swedish welfare state

    Author : Gunnar Lantz; Thomas Pettersson; Lena Andersson-Skog; Svante Prado; Umeå universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Taxation; progressivity; economic history; consumption taxes; VAT; tax incidence; regressive taxation; inequality; income distribution; equity; distributive justice; fairness; household budget surveys; tax policy; welfare state; postwar era; institutions; corporatism; EEC; EFTA; ekonomisk historia; Economic History;

    Abstract : The question of who paid for the welfare state in postwar Sweden has been subject to extensive debate. Many have focused on the comparatively high, and steeply progressive, taxes on income. READ MORE

  5. 5. VAT in peer-to-peer content distribution : towards a tax proposal for decentralized networks

    Author : Cristina Trenta; Björn Westberg; Frans Vanistendael; Stefan Olsson; Högskolan i Jönköping; []

    Abstract : Peer-to-peer (P2P) is just the most prominent among a number of new technologies and social phenomena which allow easy searching, downloading, and sharing of resources online.P2P networks are increasingly becoming an important medium for the exchange of digital information, in both legitimate and illegitimate scenarios. READ MORE