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VAT reclaim Hi, I just bought a Truck and paid VAT.

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VAT reclaim
I just bought a Truck and paid VAT.
At this moment I`m not VAT register.
I` m providing transport services as a sole trader.
Can I register now and reclaim the VAT?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert: replied 3 years ago.
Hello and welcome to the site. Thank you for your question.

It would be possible to register for VAT and claim VAT on the truck.
More information on what is claimable and the time limit for backdating claims, how to register etc can be found here

I hope this is helpful and answers your question.

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Expert: replied 3 years ago.

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