Vintage / Classic cars update November 2023

Revenue are getting much more strict around the importaion of vintage cars which qualify for zero duty but do attract 23% VAT 

To qualify it must be the following 

1/  more than 30 years since manufacture  
2/not still in production , it is important that you have the correct edition number and be able to prove this particular model is no longer in production 

3/ It can not have been altered in any way since production other than necessary repairs 
If the engine has been replaced , differnt type of tyres put on, repainted a differnt colour or the interior seats or steering wheel  altered this will not pass as vintage and 10% duty will apply