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France Has Rejected A VAT Fiscal Representative Withdrawal

The French authorities have recommended not withdrawing the requirement for a  non-EU businesses with a French VAT registration to appoint a Fiscal Representative. The obligation to appoint a French agent, with joint and several liability for missing taxes was originally imposed in 1979. The biggest volume of non-EU VAT registered businesses are from the United States; China; and Switzerland.