Define: VATman

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Definition: VATman


Quick Summary of VATman


A slang term used to refer to the government department which advises and checks the accounts of people who have to pay VAT.



What is the dictionary definition of VATman?

Dictionary Definition


Slang. VATman is the informal name give to HM Revenue And Customs (HMRC) employees dealing with Valued Added Tax (VAT).

It’s often used to refer to a VAT Inspector responsible for routine VAT inspections.


Full Definition of VATman


A slang term used to refer to the government department which advises and checks the accounts of people who have to pay VAT.



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Definition Sources


Definitions for VATman are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • BusinessDictionary.com
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 29th January 2019.