VAT Relief on Less Abled Bathroom Purchase
Where bathroom and shower equipment is being purchased for use by persons who are registered as disabled then no VAT needs to be paid on the goods.
The people who can apply for vat relief and take advance of the new less abled products hitting the market are not just the elderly. A high population of the uk are injured, whether that be an accident or a disability that they have lived with since birth.
Full details maybe found on the Government web site at HM Customs VAT info, advice can also be obtained from the National Advice Service 0845 010 9000 Monday - Friday 8am to 8pm
In order to supply goods without VAT you need to provide us with an 'VAT Eligibility Declaration' (see wording below for individuals). This may be in the form of an email (or on paper by post).
It is your responsibility to ensure that your purchase qualifies for zero rate VAT
Making a purchase
Once you email us /Post us the completed Eligibility Declaration and your telephone number to firstname.lastname@example.org we will then call you back to take your order by phone, this way your order can be purchased net of VAT.
- The electronic/emailed Less Abled Eligibility Declaration does not need to be physically signed just type the disabled persons name into the Signature space provided.
- Provided the goods are for the use of the disabled person they may be purchased by (and delivered to) another person on their behalf.