VAT rates for Solar Thermal
There are a number of different rates of VAT that apply:
0% for a new build domestic project. (where no property existed before).
5% when doing a domestic repair which includes replacing the panel.
5% for fitting a new system on an existing house when working for the house owner directly.
20% when working for a builder or developer.
20% when doing a domestic repair which does not include replacing the panel.