This phrase can be used in any tense, past or present, and it should be used when someone has done something deserving praise. Use this saying to congratulate them.
Tenses: going into the VIP, gone into the VIP, went into the VIP
Past tense of "going into the VIP"
Jacob: Hey man I scored a date last night and we hit it off all the way to the bedroom!
Mike: Whoah man, you went in to the VIP!
Jacob: All the way!