What is the cassetto fiscale and everything you need to know about it
The tax box (cassetto fiscale) is the place where you can find out all the information related to your tax position (propria posizione fiscale) and is an internet service provided by the Italian Revenue Agency (Agenzia delle Entrate) which is available to all taxpayers authorized to access it. If it helps, you can think of it as an electronic filing cabinet. Some of the documents you can find are:
File your taxes in Italy in 2020: tips and deadlines
Just like every year, the Italian tax season is approaching fast, and we are facing new updates and changes from past years.
Filing taxes and assessing your tax liability (or refund) might be confusing and nerve wracking, however, this article sheds some light on the matter.
The sales tax in Italy or VAT, is called IVA (Imposta sul valore aggiunto) and it is 22% of any taxable sales, including raw materials.
All businesses must collect this Value Added Tax on behalf of the government, pay it quarterly or monthly (depending on the annual VAT turnover) and file the quarterly VAT return.
The main income tax rate in Italy, is the personal income tax called IRPEF, which stands for “imposta sui redditi delle persone fisiche”.
It is divided into three levels (national, regional and municipal) and it varies according to the time you spend in Italy, your income, and where your revenues come from.
VAT is a complex tax; this post tries to explain the VAT implication for you and your business. This post is not meant to be comprehensive of all the VAT legislation, and it does not consider any special tax regime.
Tax deadlines in Italy in 2017: when are due and what you risk in case you miss them
Are you resident in Italy and have any income or assets abroad? If so, you need to file your taxes! Don't miss the last deadline and avoid any penalty.
Just like every year, we are approaching the tax season in Italy; filing taxes and assessing any tax liability (or refund) might be confusing and nerve wracking.
I hope to clear some doubts about filing taxes in Italy.
The Codice Fiscale is a unique code to identify each individual and it is a mandatory requirement for multiple activities. Every Italian born citizen is given the Codice Fiscale at birth, while foreigners have to apply to the tax authority (Agenzia delle Entrate).
After moving back to Italy from the United States in 2013, I realized how much an accounting and tax firm was needed to help expats living in Italy to comply with the local tax regulations.