Casio CBMS Bulletin

How to change VAT Rates

Tech Bulletin

VAT Changes

HMRC Update

The Chancellor announced at Budget 2021 that the temporary reduced rate of 5% will be extended to 30 September 2021.

From 1 October 2021 the reduced rate for these supplies will be replaced by the introduction of a new reduced rate of VAT of 12.5% which will remain in effect until 31 March 2022.

For more information please visit: Guidance on the temporary reduced rate of VAT for hospitality, holiday accommodation and attractions – GOV.UK (

How to…

The below instructions can be followed to change the system VAT rates within Casio CBMS. The example shown is how to change the VAT rate to 12.5%.


Select Periodic Actions Tab at the top of the screen
Press the VAT Tab on the configuration part of the screen

Now put in the new vat rate

Now exit out and that will save
If the till prints out vat then you will have to change the vat rate on it as well
For QT-6000 QT-6100 or QT-6600:

  1. Mode PGM 3
  2. 1 Machine Features
  3. Scroll down to Tax Table + Press YES
  4. Select Tax Table 1 + Press YES
  5. Type in 12.50 + Press YES
  6. Now Press ESC 4 times
  7. Now Press Mode REG