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Sixth Form Colleges: VAT

Department for Education written question – answered on 28th November 2014.

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Photo of Julian Huppert Julian Huppert Liberal Democrat, Cambridge

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate she has made of the amount of VAT paid by sixth form colleges in the UK in each of the last three years.

Photo of David Laws David Laws The Minister of State, Cabinet Office, The Minister for Schools

The Department for Education funds sixth form colleges in England, not in the rest of the UK. We estimate that the total cost of VAT for sixth form colleges in England has been approximately £30 million for each of the last three years.

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