Policy paper

VAT registration threshold: Autumn Budget 2017 brief

Details of the government’s policy on the VAT registration threshold.



Autumn Budget 2017 announced that the threshold at which firms need to register for VAT will be maintained at £85,000 for 2 years from April 2018 while the government consults on the design and level of the threshold.

This document sets out the background to the VAT threshold and details of the government’s policy.

Published 22 November 2017