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Zero Rating applies on supplies of "Period Pants" from 1 Jan 2024


Latest liability change on the VAT front is the inclusion of items known as “period pants” in the Zero rating Schedule 8, VATA 1994, Group 19 – Women’s Sanitary Products. It doesn’t apply to articles used primarily as incontinence products however, so one for retailers to ensure they code correctly for VAT accounting purposes.

Legislative note is here

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