Application of the new e-invoicing technical specifications delayed to January 2021

The new technical specifications for the e-invoicing, whose application was foreseen from May 4th 2020 (with a transition period up to September 30th 2020), has been recently postponed due to the current Covid-19 pandemic.

According to Revenue Agency’s provision n. 166579/2020 of April 20th 2020, the new technical specifications (version 1.6.) will be now applicable as of October 1st 2020 on a voluntary basis and will be mandatory starting on January 1st 2021.
The same postponement applies to the technical specifications for the e-invoicing to PA (version 1.8.1.).