What is the 13.5 VAT rates for in Ireland?
13.5% is a reduced rate of VAT for items including fuel (coal, heating oil, gas), electricity, vet fees, building and building services, agricultural contracting services, short-term car hire, cleaning and maintenance services.
Is VAT increasing in 2021?
VAT rate increase from 1 October 2021 applies to hospitality businesses and the VAT rate is schedule to increase from 5% to 12.5%. The rate was reduced to 5% on 15 July 2020 as part of the government’s package of measures to help businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.
What is the flat rate for VAT?
You may pay a different rate if you only spend a small amount on goods. You get a 1% discount if you’re in your first year as a VAT -registered business.
Flat rates for types of business.
|Type of business||Current VAT flat rate (%)|
|Labour-only building or construction services*||14.5|
|Laundry or dry-cleaning services||12|
Is VAT rate going to change?
The standard rate of Irish VAT is due to increase to 23% with effect from 1 March 2021. The rate had been reduced to 21% for a six month period from 1 September 2020 to 28 February 2021.
How do you work out VAT on a price?
How do I calculate VAT on my calculator? To calculate VAT having the gross amount you should divide the gross amount by 1 + VAT percentage. (i.e if it is 20%, then you should divide by 1.20), then subtract the gross amount.