EU VAT Rates

EU countries have flexibility about what VAT rates they implement, however the lowest rate that can be applied is 15%.

Country Country Code Super Reduced Rate (%) Reduced Rate (%) Standard Rate (%) Parking Rate (%)
Austria AT 10 20 12
Belgium BE 6 / 12 21 12
Bulgaria BG 9 20  –
Croatia HR 5 / 13 25  –
Cyprus CY 5 / 9 19  –
Czech Republic CZ 10 / 15 21  –
Denmark DK 25  –
Estonia EE 9 20  –
Finland FI 10 / 14 24  –
France FR 2.1 5.5/ 10 20  –
Germany DE 7 19  –
Greece EL 6.5/ 13 23  –
Hungary HU 5 / 18 27  –
Ireland IE 0 / 4.8 9 / 13.5 23  13.5
Italy IT 4 10 22  –
Latvia LV 12 21  –
Lithuania LT 5 / 9 21  –
Luxembourg LU 3 8 / 14 17 12
Malta MT 5 / 7 18
Netherlands NL 6 21
Poland PL 5 / 8 23
Portugal PT 6 /13 23 13
Romania RO 5 / 9 24
Slovakia SK 10 20
Slovenia SI 9.5 22
Spain ES 4 10 21
Sweden SE 6 / 12 25
United Kingdom UK 5 20

N.B: Exemptions with a refund of tax paid at preceding stages (zero rates) are not included above.

This information is correct at the time of publishing (January 2015) but may change at any time. This listing is produced for general guideline purposes only – for detailed information about any particular country and/or threshold, please contact us.

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