What is £500 plus VAT?

You need to know what the current standard UK VAT rate is in order to calculate the total figure when you add VAT to £500.

As a result, £500 plus VAT (20%) equals £600.

How was the calculation done?

The following calculation is used to achieve the figure above.

  • Use a figure of £500 as a starting point
  • The result of dividing £500 by 100 is £5
  • A figure of £500 is then calculated by multiplying the £5 by 100 and adding 20% VAT.

We have a VAT calculator tool that lets you manually enter numbers and VAT rates on our homepage by clicking here.