SEAT will be extending its successful VAT free offer, which is welcome news as the VAT increase to 20% is now in place.
SEAT have also complemented the VAT free offer with a new 1/2 VAT deal that amounts to a ten percent discount off certain SEAT models. Customers keen to check full details of the deals are encouraged to log on to www.seat.co.uk however in summary, starting with SEAT’s biggest seller the svelte SEAT Ibiza SC and 5dr, the VAT-free offers apply to 1.4 Chill and 1.4 85 PS petrol models while all other versions (excluding the entry level cars) benefit from the new 1/2 VAT discount. All versions of the third ‘silhouette’ in the Ibiza line-up, the shapely yet capacious Ibiza ST, enjoy the VAT-free deal. Moving up the size range into the Leon family-sized five-seat hatch, VAT-free deals apply to S Emoción and all petrol models (excluding entry and Cupra R versions) while Cupra R and all diesel models (excluding entry and S Emoción versions) benefit from the new 1/2 VAT discount.
The new SEAT Alhambra full-size seven-seat MPV get the ½ VAT discount which effectively brings the newly-increased Value Added Tax down to its original 1973 level of ten per cent. The SEAT Altea or even larger SEAT Altea XL are being offered with either VAT-free or 1/2 VAT deals as is the luxurious, elegant SEAT Exeo and Exeo ST.