In 2020, GoCardless started to charge VAT to British and French customers. Up until August 31st, GoCardless absorbed the cost of VAT and retroactively added tax on fees without changing their gross amount.
If you have integrated directly with our API, you can retrieve information on taxes and fees for payments via the payout_items endpoint as seen here.
Please note : If you are making use of a Partner app, this change might mean that your partner is in one of two states:
GoCardless will expose tax in our dashboard regardless of whether your partner has exposed it.