Car Import News

VAT Rise – get your cars imported quick!

As we all know, VAT is set to rise in January 2011 to 20%

How will this affect your import? Well mainly your import VAT will cost you another 2.5% of the vehicle value, quite a sizeable amount if you are importing an expensive car…. Your shipping charges should not be affected as freight forwarders do not charge VAT on shipping etc however any UK modification such as IVA mods and UK transport may rise

So what can you do? Well, firstly obtain an instant quote from us at and get things moving straight away!

We can upgrade your shipment to single container which may leave quicker or the more expensive air freight option, which for certain high value vehicles may pay for itself