European Union Record-Keeping RequirementsParties liable for collecting and remitting tax must maintain proper accounting records, imperative for determining correct tax liability. The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) Forum on Tax Administration continues to offer guidance for proper and reliable record keeping. The European Union (EU) has also emphasized the importance of record keeping. Though the EU generally follows the guidelines set by OECD, member states are free to follow some of their own record-keeping guidelines.
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