Luxembourg – increase of VAT rates from 1 January 2015

As already anticipated in 2013 Luxemburg will increase its VAT rates as of 1 January 2015 to balance the loss of VAT resulting from the new B2C 2015 changes.


Subject to the Luxemburg Parliament passing the proposed changes VAT rates will be increased as follows:

  • the standard rate from 15% to 17%;
  • the intermediary rate from 12% to 14%and
  • the reduced rate from 6% to 8%.

You can find further information on the VAT and other tax changes here or you can contact Mr, Laurent Grençon at or +352 49 4848 2060

About Andras Salanki

Manager PwC Switzerland email: Office: +41587924536

Andras Salanki is an international VAT advisor with 7 years of relevant professional experience. He spent one year on secondment in California, US, where he advised US multinationals on global VAT projects and also gained experience with IT and Internet companies based in the Silicon Valley.