German agency calls for lower VAT on resource-efficient products

EU rules on value added tax (VAT) should be revised to allow for a lower rate of 7% for resource-efficient products, the German Environment Agency UBA has proposed

by Susanna Ala-Kurikka
Products: Mobile phone with solar powered charger (photograph: Adam Radosavljevic/123RF)
Products: Mobile phone with solar powered charger (photograph: Adam Radosavljevic/123RF)

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