VAT Rates in Europe

VAT Rates and Minimum Purchases Required to Qualify for Refunds

Country of Purchase VAT Standard Rate* Minimum in Local Currency
Austria 20% €75.01
Belgium 21% €125.01
Croatia 25% 740 HRK
Czech Republic 21% 2,001 CZK
Denmark 25% 300 DKK
Estonia 20% €38.01
Finland 24% €40
France 20% €175.01
Germany 19% €25
Great Britain 20% £30
Greece 23% €120
Hungary 27% 52,001 HUF
Ireland 23% no minimum
Italy 22% €155
Latvia 21% €44
Lithuania 21% 200 LTL
Luxembourg 15% €74
Netherlands 21% €50
Norway 25% 315 NOK
Poland 23% 200 PLN
Portugal 23% €61.35
Romania 24% 250 RON
Slovakia 20% €175.01
Slovenia 22% €50.01
Spain 21% €90.15
Sweden 25% 200 SEK
Switzerland 8% 300 CHF
Turkey 18% 100 TRY

* The VAT Standard Rates listed above — while listed as exact amounts — are intended to give you an idea of the rates and minimums involved. But VAT rates fluctuate based on many factors, including what kind of items you are buying. Your refund will likely be less than the above rate, especially if it’s subject to processing fees.