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VAT Calculator

Calculate how much VAT you need to add to your invoices or check how much VAT you’ve paid in a VAT-inclusive price calculator.

How to Use the VAT Calculator

  1. Enter the price;
  2. Update the VAT rate, if necessary, the calculator defaults to the standard VAT rate of 20%;
  3. Choose whether you want to add or remove VAT.

VAT Calculator

(Calculate amounts with VAT or without VAT)

VAT Rate


VAT Amount

Vat Net Amount Gross Amount
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The VAT rate for the UK currently stands at 20 per cent, this was changed from 17.5 per cent on the 4th of January 2011. The standard rate of VAT was temporarily reduced to 15 per cent on 1 December 2008. This was put back to 17.5% on the 20th January 2010.

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