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How can I download a VAT invoice?

VAT invoices are available to download for Skype customers residing in the following countries:

  • Bulgaria
  • Cyprus
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Hungary
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Malta
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Switzerland

Skype Manager administrators who require VAT invoices should read this article.

These monthly VAT invoices can be downloaded from MyAccount. If you want a detailed breakdown of all your Skype transactions and activities carried out in a specified month, please refer to your monthly statement.

You can download your VAT invoice for a given month on the 5th of the next month; invoices will be available for six months. Keep in mind that Skype Credit on monthly invoices will reflect actual Credit used, not the amount purchased.

To download your VAT invoice:

  1. Sign in to your account.
  2. Click Purchase history at the bottom of the page.
  3. Click Download monthly invoice.

Below is an example of a VAT invoice with each column explained.


  1. Customer Details: your name and address
  2. Invoice Number: unique invoice identifier
  3. Invoice Date: usually the last day of the month
  4. Date: Date of the transaction
  5. Description: Calls you made or purchases you made
  6. Used: Call duration or number of SMS sent
  7. Type: The type field lets you know if the item is a purchase, a call, or an SMS
  8. Rate: Unit cost (per-minute for calls, or per-message for SMS) for each item
  9. Net Amount: The amount paid for the item
  10. Tax Amount: The amount of VAT paid for the item
  11. Amount: Total amount paid including VAT for the item
  12. Total Tax Amount: total amount of VAT paid for the month
  13. Tax Rate: the applicable tax rate used to calculate VAT
  14. Gross Total Amount:  sum total amount and VAT paid
 

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