The buyer’s premium shall amount to 20% plus the statutory VAT (23.80%) of the highest bid or sales price obtained in the sales gallery. At an auction, the buyer’s premium shall be added to the accepted bid price at check-out. If a purchase is made at the sales gallery, the announced price shall include the buyer’s premium.
In principle, for the cancellation of such orders, a lump-sum expense amount of 119.00 euros (100 euros plus the statutory VAT) must be paid per item. As a rule, it is not possible to withdraw bids later than 72 hours before the beginning of an auction or during the auction. The auctioneer shall, in his own discretion, decide what exceptions will be allowed. In principle, in the event that such an exception is allowed, a lump-sum expense amount of 238.00 euros (200.00 euros plus the statutory VAT) must be paid per item.