Please note that this does not strictly return the ISO country code: for greek vat numbers this returns the ISO language code 'EL' instead of the ISO country code 'GR'.
To extract the ISO country code of a given vat number: This basically just removes trailing spaces and ensures all chars are uppercase.
We keep an up-to-date record of the current currency conversion rates that the HMRC and European Central Bank publish, via the currency conversion API function you are able to convert any currency to UK Sterling or Euro.
Our VAT compliant invoice API service was developed out of necessity in order for our own business to comply with the new EU law on the sale of digital services, effective Jan 1st 2015.
When selecting a European billing address and purchasing Premium Doodle as a business, you will be prompted to enter your VAT details. We use the VIES service which is provided by the EU.
We only accept intra-Community VAT numbers which are successfully validated by VIES.
A very lightweight, tiny lib (no external dependencies) allows you to verify the validity of a VAT number issued by any European Union Member State.
This lib is basically calling web service provided by VIES (at Vat Service.wsdl) for VAT number validation.
For frequently asked questions related to VAT number validations and the formats each member state prescribe, you can find the FAQ here.Simply pass your customers IP address from your application to our API and we'll return a JSON or XML object of all the current EU VAT rates for that country, or if you already know their country you can lookup the rates from the 2 digit country code.Validating VAT numbers in realtime is a useful way to determine if a customer is who they say they are, and is essential in determining if your selling to a consumer i.e. Information returned is based on the European Commission VIES service therefore is realtime and up-to date.A value added tax identification number or VAT identification number (VATIN) is an identifier used in many countries, including the countries of the European Union, for value added tax purposes., you should call `var validate = require('validate-vat)' This will break your code, so update all the usages if you want to use this version The MIT License (MIT) Copyright (c) 2013 [email protected] is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions: The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.