HMRC announce temporary zero rate that will apply to supplies of PPE

HMRC have announced a new temporary zero-rate for PPE.

Its main objective is to relieve businesses, particularly in the healthcare and residential care sectors, of the burden of tax on essential infection protection equipment needed to deal with the emergency.

You can find further details on the .gov website ‘VAT zero rating for personal protective equipment’.

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