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About Edite Cruz

Special Projects Manager at Beta-i
25 11, 2016

How to change European startup policy

November 25th, 2016|Beta-i, Business, News|

One of the things that makes the U.S such a great place to launch a startup is the ease at which a company can scale up. Launching a startup in one part of the country is, in a lot of respects, the same as launching it another part of the country. However, in Europe it's [...]

27 09, 2016

How the Startup VAT Nightmare Could Have Been Avoided

September 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|

On the 1st of January of 2015, new VAT regulations were put into place in Europe. In a nutshell, it meant that companies with automated digital services (read: anything downloadable or used online), rather than paying the VAT of the seller’s own country, would have to pay VAT at the rate of the buyer’s country. [...]