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NHS Mandate for e-Procurement Strategy

Right now the UK’s NHS (National Health Service) has more immediate concerns than eProcurement mandates. The work that their staff (and many retired staff) are undertaking to help combat the Corona pandemic is nothing short of amazing. SEEBURGER would like to place on record our recognition for all of the medical and support staff across the world who are risking their lives for us right now. To those we thank you sincerely.


Italy: Fattura Electronica News 2020

The Fattura Electronica is an Italian XML based digital invoice format. It is transmitted and received via the Interchange System ‘Sistema di Interscambio’ (SdI). In this blog we discuss the latest news and regulatory changes in relation to Fattura Electronica.

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New deadlines for the B2G E-Invoicing Mandate in Portugal!

Electronic invoicing in public administration, known as B2G e-invoicing, will become mandatory in Portugal from January 2021 and is similar to existing models in other European countries. The coordinating body for the implementation of e-invoicing in Portugal is eSPAP (Entidade de Serviços Partilhados da Administração Pública).


E-Invoicing and Peppol in Finland

E-Invoicing has been in use in Scandinavia for a long time. Since the 1990s E-Invoicing has been promoted for process simplifications and cost efficiency. Since 2010 Business-to-Government (B2G) E-Invoicing has been mandatory in Finland. Finland has been relying on the country-specific formats Finvoice und TEAPPSXML with a 4 corner delivery model similar to Peppol.


Switzerland recommends using the German/French E-Invoicing standard

Switzerland now officially recommends the use of a hybrid invoice format based on the German/French ZUGFeRD/Factur-X standard for E-Invoicing. The latter combines a l PDF/A-3 with XML data. The advantage: the recipient can read, print and archive the hybrid invoice format (the PDF part) manually as usual – or process the XML data automatically without any problems. […]


EU-Compendium E-Invoicing and Retention New version of the practical handbook on VAT rules for e-invoices in the EU published

The EU Compendium E-Invoicing & Retention was developed under the leadership of the Munich-based law firm PSP and provides a quick overview of the most important questions and answers regarding the VAT requirements for invoices, the processing of electronic invoices and the storage and retention of invoices in the EU. The current version takes into […]

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The Top Criteria for the Perfect Key User

Key users are literally key players in the implementation of IT projects in companies. Not every key user performs the necessary tasks at best. Out of expierence, certain personal criteria as well as external conditions of the project make a difference. […]


New mandatory e-invoice reporting system in India

The Indian government is rolling out a new mandatory e-invoice reporting system becoming effective on 1st of April 2020. It is based on the new Invoice Reporting Portal (IRP) for the registration of domestic B2B and B2G invoice transactions and export invoices. […]