The standard VAT rate in the UK .....
- was 15 % in 2009
- is 17.5 % in 2010
- and will be 20 % effective January 4, 2011
You may want to check your UK VAT invoices for correct date, VAT rate and time and place of supply for goods and services delivered.
Switzerland will increase the standard VAT rate from 7.6 % to 8 % effective January 1, 2011.
Romania has increased the standard VAT rate from 19 % to 24 % effective July 1, 2010.