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I think I'll spending big on ebooks before the end of the year.

  In the UK from 1st January 2015 the VAT rate on Amazon's Kindle books will rise from 3% to 20%.  Basically the VAT rate charged is changing from the VAT rate at the seller's location to the VAT rate at the buyers location.


  I wouldn't mind so much paying 20% VAT on ebooks except that print books have a VAT rate of 0%!  That winds me up no end.


  While I can't justify spending hundreds of pounds to buy every book on my to read list before 1st January 2015 I think I'll be spending as much as possible.