Rakuten merchant news

Find out about recent changes and legal updates affecting the marketplace.


17.06.2020

Reduction of the VAT

From 1 July 2020, the VAT rate will be reduced from the current 19% to 16% and for the reduced rate from 7% to 5%. This regulation is limited until 31 December 2020.
You can find more information in our overview below.

Reduction of the VAT

17.06.2020

Merchant Quality Score launch and changes to our T&Cs

On 15 July 2020 important changes affecting merchants on the Rakuten marketplace will come into effect. We have provided an overview of these below.

Changes to Merchant Terms and Conditions

Launch of Merchant Quality Score