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LSHC Newsletter

Indirect tax

A quarterly newsletter is to keep you informed about trending issues and regulations in the indirect tax area of the LSHC industry

October 2017

European Court of Justice decisions related to the LSHC industry:
  • ECJ, C-51/16, Boehringer Ingelheim case: Advocate-General opinion on rebates paid to insurers or health bodies
Indirect tax Regulatory updates in the LSHC industry:
  • Russia: Federal law on introduction of VAT exemption for lease of medical devices
  • Switzerland : possible decrease of Swiss VAT rates
  • GCC VAT update specific to LSHC industry
Regulatory updates in the LSHC industry:
  • EU-Japan FTA
Trending topics in the LSHC industry:
  • Managing Indirect tax in a complex regulatory landscape
  • The connected patient – How digital technology is enabling patient centricity
  • Russian Pharmaceutical Market Trends in 2017

June 2017

European Court of Justice decisions related to the LSHC industry:
  • ECJ, C-51/16, Stryker
  • ECJ, C-497/16, Juraj Sokáč
  • ECJ, C-412/15, TMD Gesellschaft für transfusionsmedizinische Dienste mbH
  • ECJ, C-573/15 Etat Belge vs Oxycure Belgium SA
Indirect tax Regulatory updates in the LSHC industry:
  • Pharmaceuticals and the 2017 Harmonised System reform
  • New amendment in Explanatory Notes for orthopaedic appliances
  • EU GMP Annex 21: Possible change of the importation of medicinal products in EEA
Regulatory updates in the LSHC industry:
  • Regulation (EU) 2017/746 and Regulation 2017/745 (EU) on medical and on in vitro diagnostic medical devices
Trending topics in the LSHC industry