Free VAT calculator for United Kingdom

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Formula to calculate the United Kingdom VAT

Below we have mentioned the formula to calculate UK VAT

Amount excluding VAT x (VAT rates/100)

The amount of tax (including VAT) is the addition of the Amount excluding VAT + VAT amount

How to calculate taxes for residents of the United Kingdom (VAT) in 2019

When a resident of UK purchase any goods or services, company handover the invoice that includes the total amount inclusive of tax.

Anyone can calculate taxes by using the above formula.

Calculating VAT tax with the appropriate rate

Standard VAT rate 2020 (20%)

The standard VAT tax in UK applies to all sales transactions of goods or services and only few categories are excluded from this 20% VAT. Earlier the VAT was 17.5% but since January 2011 this VAT this been increased to 20%.

Reduced rate 2020 (5%)

For few categories and services VAT has been reduced to 5%. These products, categories and services are children car seats, materials for energy saving and energy used in the home, and the products that help people to quit smoking and more.

VAT rate 2020 at 0%

These have been several products and services that are exempted from taxes. These are financial services, publications (such as books, magazines, novel, etc.), health care services, products related to health and more.

Please visit this page to know more about VAT rate in the UK goods and services.

Flat Rate in 2019

You can calculate the flat rate as a business on the VAT. Please visit the flat rate calculator for UK.

Vat Registration

You must register your business for VAT with HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) if its VAT taxable turnover is more than £85,000.

To know more about your VAT registration UK, please visit this government website here.

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