Value added tax – Value added tax. The Court of Justice of the European Union gave a preliminary ruling concerning the interpretation of art 148(a) of Council Directive (EC) 2006/112. The request had been made in proceedings between 'Fast Bunkering Klaipėda' UAB ('FBK') and the State Tax Inspectorate under the Finance Ministry of Lithuania concerning the status of supplies of fuel to intermediaries acting in their own name with regard to VAT.