How do I know if a store will cooperate with refunding my VAT? /

In our shopping guide you will find 55.000 stores that cooperate with refunding your VAT via

The colored logo's that mark the shops in our guide indicate whether a shop will cooperate or not.

 Partner store (magenta logo) This is a partner store. Refund is guaranteed

 Pledger store (blue logo) This shop is cooperating on a regular basis, or has cooperated in   the past, and has pledged to participate. Refund is very likely

New store (white logo) This shop may or may not be willing to cooperate in refunding VAT. Some members may have already registered a receipt from this store and are waiting for their refund. When the shop decides to participate (or not), we will update this status. Cooperation status is unknown

Non-cooperative store (grey logo) This shop has indicated to us in the past that they do not wish to cooperate with VAT refunds via This means that we can not process your VAT refund request for your receipt from this store. Please do not send us your original receipt from this store. You might need it to request a VAT refund from them directly or via another refund agency. Refund is very unlikely,