Camping is regulated differently in every country. Do your homework and make sure you’re compliant with all applicable local laws.
Pay Your Taxes
Depending on your local laws, and your VAT status it is possible that you will need to pay taxes on the income you earn through Hipcamp.
- UK VAT
Your own tax obligations can vary based on your particular circumstances, so we recommend that you research your obligations or consult a tax professional to get more specific information.
In general, the money you earn as a host on Hipcamp is considered taxable income that may be subject to different taxes like VAT.
- The commission amount that we deduct from bookings in the UK includes 20% VAT. If you are registered for VAT in the UK you can reclaim this via your tax return.