EU sales VAT rates per country

Posted on June 17 2021

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From 26th June 2021, we will be charging sales VAT on all orders made to be shipped to the EU (European Union). The rate of sales VAT paid by the customer depends upon which country the order is being delivered to, and what the order contains.

VAT rates explained:

Reduced VAT rate: applies to orders of only books (either individually or in a set, with no items) and our Book Only subscription

Blended VAT rate: applies to the full box subscription and Archives boxes

Full VAT rate: applies to all  special edition boxes (with the exception of Archives boxes as noted above) and any items on their own

Country Reduced VAT rate Blended VAT rate Full VAT rate
Austria 10% 15% 20%
Belgium 6% 13.5% 21%
Bulgaria 9% (till 31 Dec 2021) 14.5% 20%
Croatia 5% 15% 25%
Cyprus 5% 12% 19%
Czech Republic 10% 15.5% 21%
Denmark 25% 25% 25%
Estonia 9% 14.5% 20%
Finland 10% 17% 24%
France 5.50% 12.75% 20%
Germany 7% 13% 19%
Greece 6% 15% 24%
Hungary 5% 16% 27%
Ireland 0% 11.5% 23%
Italy 4% 13% 22%
Latvia 12% 16.5% 21%
Lithuania 9% 15% 21%
Luxembourg 3% 10% 17%
Malta 5% 11.5% 18%
Netherlands 9% 15% 21%
Poland 5% 14% 23%
Portugal 6% 14.5% 23%
Romania 5% 12% 19%
Slovakia 10% 15% 20%
Slovenia 5% 13.5% 22%
Spain 4% 12.5% 21%
Sweden 6% 15.5% 25%