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    • xxJudexx
    • By xxJudexx 5th Oct 15, 9:15 PM
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    Weebly question
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    • 5th Oct 15, 9:15 PM
    Weebly question 5th Oct 15 at 9:15 PM
    I have had a website with weebly for two years and it is now up for renewal.

    I went to renew for another two years and had to select my country and postcode. As soon as I selected UK they slapped on VAT. I didn't pay VAT for my website two years ago so was wondering if there is any way around this?

    Seeing as they don't even have an office in Europe and I am paying in dollars I'm not sure they should be charging VAT? (I'm a very small business so not at all clued up on VAT!)

    Any help is appreciated
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    • patman99
    • By patman99 5th Oct 15, 10:42 PM
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    • 5th Oct 15, 10:42 PM
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    • 5th Oct 15, 10:42 PM
    You need to check whether they are actually registered for VAT themselves.
    If they are not, then they are not legally allowed to charge VAT and can be fined up to £50,000 per offence if HMRC find out.
    Never Knowingly Understood.

    Member #1 of £1,000 challenge - £244/ £1000 (that's 24.4%)

    3-6 month EF £240.61/£3600 (that's 4 days worth)

    Do you/your spouse earn less than £197 p/w ?. Fill-in Form R85 and get your Bank interest Tax free.
    • martindow
    • By martindow 6th Oct 15, 7:58 AM
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    • 6th Oct 15, 7:58 AM
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    • 6th Oct 15, 7:58 AM
    This thread is about Godaddy but on the same theme

    http://forums.macrumors.com/threads/do-i-need-to-pay-vat-to-go-daddy.1462973/

    It seems that electronic services supplied from outside the EU are subject to UK VAT.

    You should be invoiced in Pounds and they should supply a valid VAT number.
    • Monika333
    • By Monika333 15th Sep 17, 7:46 PM
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    • 15th Sep 17, 7:46 PM
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    • 15th Sep 17, 7:46 PM
    I also have a website built with Weebly, but I haven't faced such a problem. I can recommend to check an article on http://www.webbuildersguide.com/website-builders-reviews/weebly-review/. This review helped me to find out main things about this website builder. I hope it will be useful for you too!
    • lincroft1710
    • By lincroft1710 16th Sep 17, 3:24 PM
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    • 16th Sep 17, 3:24 PM
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    • 16th Sep 17, 3:24 PM
    The original post is nearly 2 yrs old!
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