On July 20, 2017 the Lithuanian State Tax Inspectorate (STI) informed that the STI is going to amend the Lithuanian VAT Law based on the ruling of ECJ. Until now, the transportation services related to import/export of goods could be exempted from VAT in both stages (i.e. driver – forwarder and forwarder – customer). Future import/ export transactions that take place after the amendments are subject to new VAT provisions.

Read more about the subject on our Lithuanian webpage: https://leinonen.lt/news/news-2017/amendments-related-to-the-application-of-0-vat-rate-to-transportation-services