Amazon Vendor Information I 2021

Vexing UK VAT

As of Jan. 1, 2021, Amazon collects VAT on the sale of some items to UK prospects.

The quantity is displayed at checkout, collected by Amazon, and paid on to the UK authorities.

Listed here are the varieties of objects the brand new rule applies to:

  • Objects shipped from exterior the UK the place the worth of the bundle is under £135.
  • Objects shipped from the UK by a non-UK vendor, regardless of the worth.
  • Objects price lower than £15 are not exempt.

 

Amazon doesn’t accumulate VAT if the shopper supplied a VAT quantity (the shopper is a enterprise). The foundations apply as follows:

  • for the Objects shipped from the UK by a non-UK vendor, regardless of the worth case, the vendor is answerable for VAT if the shopper is a enterprise.
  • for Objects shipped from exterior the UK the place the worth of the bundle is under £135, the shopper is answerable for VAT.