Ep.4 New UK and EU VAT Regulations Explained with Melanie Shabangu of AVASK Accounting
Welcome to the Sprint to Profit Podcast. This is Kirsty and Isaac and we developed this podcast to help highlight the very best strategies on how to grow your Amazon business.
Today we’re talking with Melanie Shabangu of AVASK Accounting and Business Consultants, about US sellers expanding across the water, to the UK and EU. We talk about various factors that could change the market, the reason for expanding, VAT basics and regulations, and the changes in legislation.
Melanie Shabangu shares her expertise to answer questions that we see often from clients and listeners. Melanie is the brains behind AVASK Accountants, with a previous 6 years in practice and 10 years working with SMEs, she places emphasis on being a proactive accountant, understanding her clients and their businesses.
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|00:20||Introduction and Who We Are|
|02:35||Melanie’s background and why AVASK was founded|
|07:00||Why US sellers should look across the waters|
|07:57||Where should US sellers start?|
|09:50||Will Brexit affect the market?|
|11:30||VAT (Value Added Tax) basics|
|19:01||Changes in the legislation|
|38:29||Chinese sellers and VAT compliance|
|44:50||Melanie’s contact info|
|45:15||Recap and Conclusion|