Commissioners of Customs and Excise v Svenska International Plc: CA 5 Jun 1997

Rules for recovery of input tax on subsidiary business for exempt supplies to be read as a whole.


Times 03-Jul-1997, [1997] EWCA Civ 1793




Value Added Tax (General) Regulations 1985 (1985 No 886) Reg 34


England and Wales

Cited by:

Appeal fromSvenska International Plc v Commissioners of Customs and Excise HL 25-Mar-1999
When assessing the time of supply in a continuous supply of services, it did not take place until either payment was made or a tax invoice issued, and as between members of a group of companies, no opportunity arose to set its tax against input . .
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Updated: 29 May 2022; Ref: scu.142189