The VAT is already paid AFAIK.
I actually benefited from the investigation as I now get a VAT refund every 3 months Register for VAT and you can do the same
I am with "Clever Accounts" and they were brilliant.
I think it is harming Apple too. How many Indies will abandon Apple watch development like I have due to the drastic decline in downloads? Mine were very steady for years and then in a matter of weeks dropped over 50%. New products need Indies to get the ball rolling. Many a killer app has originated from an Indie. Fingers crossed that they sort all the issues out soon.