Downloads & Links

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  • International Regulations and Directives:

    • EU Regulation on insolvency proceedings across EU borders. It aims to ensure the efficient administration involving an individual or business that has business activities or financial interests in another EU country than the one in which they are usually based.

    • EU Directive on the common system of value added tax (VAT). It recasts and repeals the original sixth VAT directive, thus clarifying the EU’s VAT legislation currently in force.

    • EU Directive laying down rules against tax avoidance practices that directly affect the functioning of the internal market. It introduces rules to prevent tax avoidance by companies and thus to address the issue of aggressive tax planning in the EU’s single market.

    • The ABCs of Apostilles is a brochure that is primarily addressed to users of Apostilles with short answers to frequently asked questions, including when, where and how Apostilles are issued and what their effects are.

    • How to Join and Implement the Hague Apostille Convention is a brief guide that is designed to assist authorities in new and potential Contracting Parties in implementing the Convention.

    • The Apostille Handbook is a comprehensive reference tool that is designed to assist Competent Authorities in performing their functions under the Apostille Convention, as well as address issues that arise in the contemporary operation of the Convention.