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Information For Consumers

 

AdobeReader.pngLEAFLETS - What is VAT.pdf

Value Added Tax or VAT as it is commonly known is an indirect tax charged on taxable imports and the added value to taxable goods and services, supplied by one business to another or to a final consumer.

 

AdobeReader.pngLEAFLETS - VAT and the Consumer.pdf

This leaflet is intended to provide consumers with the highlights of how the Value Added Tax (VAT) will operate in Saint Lucia. It also explains the broad concepts of a VAT. The essential purpose of introducing the VAT is to have a tax system that is fairer, more effective and efficient and easier to administer.

VAT has fulfilled these objectives inmore than 120 countries worldwide including: St. Vincent, Dominica, Barbados, Grenada and St. Kitts and Nevis.

 

 

AdobeReader.pngLEAFLETS - VAT and the effect on some goods.pdf

 

AdobeReader.pngVAT and the Unregistered Business Pricing.pdf

 

AdobeReader.pngVAT and the Registered Business.pdf 

 

AdobeReader.pngPresentation on Price Control and VAT to the Media Association.pdf

 

AdobeReader.pngA breakdown of the VAT Schedules October 2012.pdf

Video icon.jpgCommonly used goods that will be exempt from VAT (Part 1)

Video icon.jpgCommonly used goods that will be exempt from VAT (Part 2)

Video icon.jpgCommonly used goods that will be exempt from VAT (Part 3)

Video icon.jpgCommonly used goods that will be exempt from VAT (Part 4)

Video icon.jpgCommonly used goods that will be exempt from VAT (Part 5)

 

AdobeReader.png  VAT Amendments to First Schedule 2014.pdf

 

AdobeReader.png  VAT Amendments to exempt schedule 2014.pdf

 

AdobeReader.png  VAT Exempt List for the Newspaper.pdf

Contact Us

St. Lucia Inland Revenue Department
VAT Section
Manoel Street
Castries
St. Lucia, W.I.

Tel: (758) 468 2800
Fax: (758) 452 4984
Email:
vatcoordinator@vat.gov.lc
vatinfo@vat.gov.lc

Useful Links

Inland Revenue Department  www.irdstlucia.gov.lc

 

Government of Saint Lucia  www.stlucia.gov.lc

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