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EU VAT Rates

By Val Ellis last modified Jul 21, 2017 11:11 AM
List of current VAT rates for the countries of the European Union.

Published: 2017-07-21 11:11:15
Topics: European Union

Standard percentage Rates of VAT in EU Member States:-

Austria                  20
Belgium                21
Bulgaria                20
Channel Islands     5
Croatia                 25
Cyprus                 19
Czech Republic    21
Denmark              25
Estonia                20
Finland                24
Germany             19
Greece                24
France                 20
Ireland                 23
Italy                    22
Latvia                  21
Lithuania              21
Luxembourg        17
Hungary              27
Malta                  18
Netherlands        21
Poland                23
Portugal              23
Romania             19
Slovenia              22
Slovakia              20
Spain                   21
Sweden               25
United Kingdom  20

Special cases:

Denmark: The Faeroe Islands and Greenland are not part of the European Union; consequently, VAT is not applicable on these territories.

Spain: For VAT purposes, the country does not include the Canary Islands, Ceuta and Melilla.

France: In the overseas departments (DOM), but not French Guiana, a standard rate of 8.5% is applicable.

Monaco: Goods and services supplied to or from the Principality of Monaco are regarded as having been supplied to or from France.

Portugal: The standard rate is 22% in Madeira and 18% in the Azores.

Finland: The Aaland islands are not part of the European Union.

U.K. Channel Islands: The islands are not part of the EU or its Customs area.

Last updated July 2017.

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