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The author’s economic rights to his creation

On each work, the author holds a moral right and economic rights. The moral right is incessible, perpetual and personal to the difference in heritage rights, while heritage rights are subject to certain conditions. Indeed, before any exploitation of the work, the user must obtain written permission from the author and pay the author a remuneration. What are the different economic rights? Economic rights can be managed by the artist itself or be entrusted to a copyright company that manages on behalf and for the the artist’s account of any exploitation of the work. There are three types of economic […]

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VAT applicable to works of art

Any sale of works of art is subject to a VAT regime, which varies according to the quality of the seller and his tax options. I bought a work from the artist or his rightful holders … Since January 1, 2015, sale of works of art by the artist or his rights holders is subject to a VAT rate whose rate has been reduced to 5.5%. In return, the subject artist will be able to deduct VAT from VAT, the VAT deductible on his acquisitions. The importation of work is subject vat rate of 5.5%. Artists subject to VAT benefit […]

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