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What VAT rate do I use for a SPF caluculation on a renewable

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What VAT rate do I use for a SPF caluculation on a renewable heating system. The supply and installation of the system was over a year ago and that was charged at 5%. Now the home owner needs the SPF calculation to be able to claim the RHI payment.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Sam replied 2 years ago.
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Thanks for your question
As this is merely providing a service after the installation for the customer - this will not qualify for the lower rate of VAT - so it will be standard rate of 20%
Its only the installation of the system that could attract the lower rate.
See link here to VAT information on this topic
http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/vat/sectors/consumers/energy-saving.htm
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