Netherlands VAT Calculator

This error-free VAT calculator helps you to calculate VAT in a few clicks:

An inclusive amount means that a VAT amount is added to the base price, while an exclusive amount is without VAT.

VAT Rates in the Netherlands

The standard VAT rate in the Netherlands is 21%. But, there are two more rates 9% and 0%. Here, certain goods and services are exempted from VAT and this applies to various business activities, such as education, health care, insurance, banking services, and more. Read more about VAT on the home page.

VAT Rates By Country

  • Albania: Value Added Tax (VAT) in Albania is 20% for most goods and services.
  • Algeria: VAT in Algeria is 14% to 19% for most products.
  • Azerbaijan: This calculator helps you calculate VAT inclusive and exclusive amounts by selecting the “Add or Exclude VAT” option at the rate of 18%.
  • Austria: Value Added Tax (VAT) in Austria is 20%.
  • Belgium: The Value Added Tax (VAT) in Belgium is 0%, 6%, 12% and 20% respectively.
  • Brazil: VAT in Brazil is 7% to 18% respectively.
  • Chile: Value Added Tax in Chile is 0% to 19% for most goods and services.
  • China: VAT in China is 0% to 17%. 
  • Hungary: The standard VAT rate in Hungary is 27% for most goods and services.
  • Denmark: VAT in Denmark is 0% to 25% for most goods and products.
  • Egypt: Value Added Tax (VAT) in Egypt is 0% to 14% for most products.
  • Finland: VAT in Finland is 24% for most products and services. 
  • Mexico: Value Added Tax (VAT) in Mexico ranges from 0% to 16%.
  • Thailand: VAT in Thailand is 0% to 7%.
  • Slovakia: VAT in Slovakia is 9.5% to 22% for most products.
  • Spain: The standard VAT in Spain is 20% and the average VAT is 4.2% for most products.
  • Switzerland: VAT in Switzerland is 0% to 8% for most products. 
  • Netherlands: Value Added Tax (VAT) in the Netherlands is 0% to 21%.
  • Norway: The VAT rate in Norway is 0% to 25% for most products and services.
  • Philippines: The standard Value-added tax is 12% for most goods and services.
  • South Africa: The standard VAT rate is 15%, but some of essential foods are tax-free.
  • United Kingdom: VAT in the UK is 0% to 20%.
  • Venezuela: VAT in Venezuela is 0% to 16% for most products.
  • Vietnam: Value Added Tax (VAT) in Vietnam is 0% to 15% for most goods and services.
  • Dominican Republic: To calculate VAT, enter the subtotal and VAT rate. The standard VAT rate is 18%.


How does VAT work in the Netherlands?

Consumers are liable to pay VAT on all goods and services purchased in the Netherlands. All prices include VAT and the consumer pays the VAT to the merchant, who then passes it on to the Tax and Customs Administration.

Can I claim VAT in the Netherlands?

You can claim VAT when you buy goods worth €50 or more. You must have an invoice for the goods for which you are reclaiming VAT and proceed for a VAT refund.

Is VAT refundable in the Netherlands?

You can claim a refund of the VAT you paid on the purchase of goods and services. But the condition is that you use the goods and services for business and not for personal use. The second condition is that you use the goods and services for activities on which VAT is charged.

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