In order to facilitate tax obligations compliance the Federal Administration of Public Revenue has established a new procedure for importers.
As of January 1st 2011, VAT registered importers shall issue electronic invoices. This new measure was announced by General Resolution No 2975 (BO 12/02/2010).
It is mandatory for all the importers responsible for the Value Added Tax and registered in the Special Registry of Customs to issue e-invoices for all their transactions conducted in the domestic market.
Registration to be included in the new electronic invoice scheme begins December 6th 2010.