Sales Tax & VAT Rates

HostGator collects Texas Sales & Use Tax, European Union Value Added Tax (VAT), and Goods and Service Tax (GST).

For more information on whether this applies to you, please read our articles on:

Tax Rates

Here is a list of tax rates that are applied.

Tax Type Jurisdiction Tax Rate
European Union (EU)
VAT Austria AT 20%
VAT Belgium BE 21%
VAT Bulgaria BG 20%
VAT Cyprus CY 19%
VAT Czech Republic CZ 21%
VAT Germany DE 19%
VAT Denmark DK 25%
VAT Estonia EE 20%
VAT Spain ES 21%
VAT Finland FI 24%
VAT France FR 20%
VAT United Kingdom GB 20%
VAT Greece GR 24%
VAT Hungary HU 27%
VAT Ireland IE 23%
VAT Italy IT 22%
VAT Lithuania LT 21%
VAT Luxembourg LU 17%
VAT Latvia LV 21%
VAT Malta MT 18%
VAT Netherlands NL 21%
VAT Poland PL 23%
VAT Portugal PT 23%
VAT Romania RO 20%
VAT Sweden SE 25%
VAT Slovenia SI 22%
VAT Slovakia SK 20%
All Others
GST Australia1 AU 10%
GST India IN 18%
VAT Japan3 JP 8%
GST New Zealand1 NZ 15%
VAT Norway1 NO 25%
VAT Russia3 RU 15.25%
VAT Switzerland1 CH 8%
VAT Taiwan3 TW 5%

1 This tax will not start being included on invoices until 03/29/2018.

2 In Texas, web hosting is considered a "data processing service" and 20% of the charge is exempt from tax.  The actual amount of tax that is collected is calculated with the appropriate exemptions, where applicable.
3 This tax will not start being included on invoices until 09/06/2018.