Chapter 11. Value Added Tax (VAT)

  1. Margaret C. Moore MA, VN, Cert Ed, FETC. MIScT and
  2. Norman G. Palmer

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690444.ch11

Calculations for Veterinary Nurses

Calculations for Veterinary Nurses

How to Cite

Moore, M. C. and Palmer, N. G. (2001) Value Added Tax (VAT), in Calculations for Veterinary Nurses, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690444.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 8 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632054985

Online ISBN: 9780470690444



  • value added tax;
  • consumer;
  • retailing;
  • excise;
  • cost


The prelims comprise:

  • The principle of VAT

  • Illustration of how VAT is calculated and charged

  • Calculation of VAT if the base cost is known

  • Calculating VAT without a calculator

  • Calculation of VAT from inclusive amounts