Taxes and Charges
Taxes that apply to your purchase
Games Workshop is an international business and has to comply with tax legislation in all the territories in which it trades. The taxes that apply to you transaction are determined by the destination to which the goods are being shipped (see also the note below on web store pricing).
If you are shipping your goods to the US then Games Workshop will charge sales and usage tax in the States where it has retail stores and where it is otherwise required. In other States, no sales or usage tax will be charged.
As you proceed through the checkout this will be recalculated in accordance with the relevant State regulations.
The appropriate taxes will be calculated on all goods shipped to Canada dependent on the province to which the goods are shipped. As you proceed through the checkout this will be recalculated in accordance with the Provincial regulations.
For goods sent to the EU, Value Added Tax (VAT) will be added to the tax exclusive price of the goods in accordance with the rates that apply for each EU country. Games Workshop is registered in some EU countries in which the local rates will apply, whereas in all other EU countries German VAT will be charged on the transaction.
Please also see the section below regarding sales of digital products, which are dealt with differently.
It is possible that your order will be subject to import duties and taxes as the products cross the border into the EU. Games Workshop will deliver under shipping terms delivery duty paid which means that such import costs will be our responsibility.
Australian GST is applied to all goods shipped to Australia.
Norwegian VAT is applied to all goods shipped to Norway.
Rest of World shipments
No taxes are raised on goods being shipped to the rest of the world. Please note that Games Workshop is not responsible for any import duties or charges that may be levied under local legislation in the destination country.
Where you have purchased a digital product, in most countries tax will be dealt with in the same manner as physical goods, as described above.
However, if you are based within the EU, if you are purchasing digital products, Games Workshop files a Mini One Stop Shop (MOSS) VAT return. This means that VAT applied on your purchase will be based on the rates due in the place that you are located.
For Rest of World countries that require taxes on digital sales without us having a tax registration for physical goods, taxes charges will not necessarily be visible but we do declare those sales to ensure taxes are paid.
Web Store Prices
Games Workshop prices are quoted on its web stores in accordance with the requirements in the country of the web store. These are as follows:
US and Canadian Web Stores
All prices are quoted exclusive of any taxes. If any sales taxes apply to an order these will be an additional charge. These are determined by the destination to which the goods are sent (see taxes that apply to your purchase).
European, Norwegian and Australian Web Stores
All prices are quoted inclusive of the VAT or GST that applies in the country of the web store (e.g. the French web store prices include French TVA).