A guide to your VAT return
Find out more about VAT registration, the VAT Flat Rate Scheme, and filing your VAT return.
What is VAT?
VAT is short for Value Added Tax.
In this guide, let FreeAgent's Chief Accountant Emily Coltman explains what VAT is and what it can mean for you.Introduce me to VAT!
Get ready for MTD
Find out what you need to do to get your business set up for Making Tax Digital.
Registering for VAT - what you need to know
Do you need to register for VAT? Find out the details in this article.
A guide to different VAT rates
What's the difference between standard, discount, and zero-rated VAT? Find out in this article.
How to find a business's VAT number
All of your business’s VAT-registered suppliers will have a unique registration number - here's how to find it.
Charging and reclaiming VAT
A guide about how to charge and reclaim VAT.
What's the difference between 'invoice' and 'cash' accounting for VAT?
An explanation of the different VAT accounting schemes.
Getting the VAT details right on your invoices
If your business is registered for VAT, there is a lot of information that you need to make sure you include on your invoices.
Is there VAT on train tickets? (and other common VAT questions)
Struggling to figure out what you can and can’t claim VAT back on? Our handy guide has the answers to a range of common VAT questions.
A guide to VAT for charities
This guide will help you to understand the various VAT implications of running a charity and make sure you stay on the right side of HMRC.
VAT error corrections made simple
If you realise you’ve made a mistake once you’ve submitted a VAT return, try not to panic! This simple guide explains what to do in both scenarios.
The VAT Flat Rate Scheme
Would you be better on the VAT Flat Rate Scheme?
Here's an introduction to the UK's flat rate VAT scheme for small businesses.
VAT and FreeAgent
File your VAT returns directly to HMRC with FreeAgent
Find out how FreeAgent can fill and file your VAT return.
Current UK VAT rates
Stay up-to-date with the current VAT rate with our UK tax rates tracker.
Add or remove VAT with this simple VAT calculator
Find out if the VAT Flat Rate Scheme (FRS) is a good fit for your business
Submit your VAT return online
FreeAgent makes it easy to file MTD-compliant VAT returns with HMRC.Take a tour of VAT in FreeAgent