Standard VAT rate

20%

Country code

UK

Reduced VAT rates

5%

Super reduced rate

N/A

VAT returns

Monthly or Quarterly or Annually

VAT number format

GB 123 4567 89

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As the chances of a no deal Brexit increase, there are understandably many concerns about the impact of Brexit on businesses. Currently, there is no agreement in place for when the UK leaves the EU and the UK leaving without a deal is becoming a very real possibility. As a result, HMRC and other EU… Read More

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