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VAT NOVA1 - Notification of Vehicle Arrivals

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The quickest and easiest way to make your notification is online. By making an online notification you will usually receive an immediate acknowledgement from HMRC and calculation of any VAT due.

You can also make your notification by completing a paper form (VAT NOVA1) and returning it to HMRC. You must phone the VAT Helpline to request a form VAT NOVA1, it is not available to download.

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Notifying HMRC and paying VAT on imported vehicles
This series of guides explain how you must notify HMRC and pay or account for the VAT due on vehicles brought into the UK

Notify HMRC of a motor vehicle brought permanently into the UK from abroad

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