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VAT Refund

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Global Blue's Tax Free Shopping service helps you to save money when you shop in over 270,000 stores across the world, as it allows you to purchase items without paying the tax on them. To claim the VAT, just follow the simple steps below: 

For more info, please click on the link refunds for visitors to the UK.pdf 

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1. Get it
Once you have found that perfect item, remember to ask the shop staff for a Tax Refund Form.

2. Stamp it
When you are leaving the country to head home or to continue your journey, take your purchases, receipt and passport to the customs desk to get your Tax Refund Form stamped. If you are travelling within the EU, get the stamp on your Tax Refund Form at the final point of departure from the EU.

3. Cash it
Finally, show your stamped Tax Refund Form, passport and credit card to our staff at Global Blue Customer Services or one of our partner refund points and they will issue your refund immediately. 



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