What is VAT? Drew September 16, 2018 20:55 Updated Follow The Value Added Tax, or VAT, is a general consumption tax assessed on the value added to goods and services in certain countries. Read More Does it apply to my country? Related articles Why is Kartridge charging me VAT? Why can't I use Facebook connect to log into Kartridge? Does VAT apply to me? Kartridge wants to install a Flash plugin! Can I transfer my profile avatar, level, & badges to Kartridge? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.