York Business Tools

Calculators & Checkers

A handy page with some common calculators & checkers you may find useful.

From calculating VAT and finding out profit margins to checking valid VAT or EORI numbers, our handy tools are here to help you.

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VAT
Calculator

Our reverse VAT calculator allows you to find the Nett value. Simply enter your Gross price and the VAT rate to find the answer.

Example problem: I paid £100 for an item and I need to find the price excluding VAT.

% Increase
Calculator

Our percentage increase calculator allows you to find the increase between two values. Simply enter your starting and ending values to find the answer.

Example problem: My turnover was £200,000 last year and £275,000 this year. What is the percentage increase?

Margin
Calculator

Find out your Gross margin percentage, markup percentage and Gross profit of a sale with our Margin Calculator.

Example problem: My product cost £45 and I sold for £83. What is my gross margin and markup percentage?

TIP
Calculator

Our Tip Calculator allows you to find the amount to pay when you wish to add gratuity to your bill and split the cost.

Example problem: A party of 4 went for a meal and the bill was £94.00. We would like to give a 10% tip, how much should each person pay?

VAT Number
Checker

Check a UK 9 or 12 digit VAT number (sometimes with ‘GB’ at the start, like 123456789 or GB123456789) is valid.

Example problem: I need to check a VAT number is valid and obtain proof of my search.

EU VAT
Number Checker

Check an EU VIES VAT number is valid.

Example problem: I need to check an EU VAT number is valid.

UK EORI
Number Checker

Check a UK EORI number is valid.

Example problem: I need to check a UK EORI number is valid to move goods between Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales) and other countries.

EU EORI
Number Checker

Check an EU EORI number is valid.

Example problem: I need to check a UK EORI number is valid to move goods between Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales) and other countries.

Inheritance Tax
Interest Calculator

Check how much interest is due on a payment of Inheritance Tax.

Example problem: I need to find out how much interest I owe on a payment I received.

Car Fuel & CO2
Emission Data

Search for fuel consumption, CO2 emissions, and tax bands for new and used cars.

Example problem: What is the fuel consumption, CO2 emissions, and tax band for my car?

Car & Fuel
Benefit Calculator

Calculate the benefit of a company car and fuel provision for private use.

Example problem: What is the ‘benefit in kind’ value for a company car.

Calculate Employee
Sick Pay

Calculate if an employee is entitled to Statutory Sick Pay (SSP).

Example problem: I need to know if an employee qualifies for SSP.

Calculate
Tax Credits

Check if you can make a claim for Tax Credits.

Example problem: My circumstances have changed, can I claim tax credits and how much will I receive?

Tax when you
Sell a Property

Check if the gain you made on a property sale is due for Capital Gains Tax.

Example problem: I recently sold some property, are my combined capital gains over the allowance for the year?

Tax when you
Sell Shares

Check if the gain you made on share sales is due for Capital Gains Tax.

Example problem: I recently sold some shares, do I need to pay capital gains tax?

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