E-invoicing model:
  • Centralised
Mandatory file format:
  • UBL 2.1 TR
B2G requirements:
  • GIB
Archiving requirements:
  • 10 Year Period
  • Mandatory


Navigating the global tax compliance landscape successfully is complex and resource-intensive. Every country has a specific and constantly evolving set of legislated e-invoicing requirements.

Non-compliance, intentional or not, can result in significant financial penalties, business disruption, and reputational damage.

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  • VAT/G(S)ST rate information
VAT rate hikes from July 2023 The Turkish Revenue Administration has amended VAT rates with a presidential decision issued on July 7th.  In accordance with presidential decision No. 7346, the standard VAT rate will increase from 18% to 20%, while the reduced VAT rate will increase from 8% to 10%. No changes will be made to the reduced VAT rate of 1%.  The VAT rate changes will become effective on July 10, 2023. 


  • Country updates
Requirement for new QR code on invoices From 1 September 2023, it will be mandatory to include a QR code on e-Fatura invoices. This will be applicable for all B2B and B2G transactions, as well as B2C transactions and e-delivery notes.   In introducing such an obligation, Turkey follows the course of other countries such as Portugal, who also impose similar requirements.   


  • VAT/G(S)ST rate information
Reduced VAT rate for foodstuffs Further to rising inflation in the country, Turkey has reduced the VAT rate on basic food products from 8% to 1%.


  • VAT/G(S)ST rate information
Extension of temporary VAT rate reduction for overnight accommodation services

The VAT rate reduction from 8% to 1% for overnight accommodation services has been extended until 30 June 2021.