Energy: VAT

Treasury written question – answered on 20th September 2021.

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Photo of Rob Roberts Rob Roberts Conservative, Delyn

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how much VAT was collected from domestic (a) electricity and (b) gas bills in each of the last five years.

Photo of Lucy Frazer Lucy Frazer The Financial Secretary to the Treasury

HMRC does not hold information on VAT revenue from specific products or services because businesses are not required to provide figures at a product level on their VAT returns, as this would impose an excessive administrative burden.

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