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I have designed a "Bowling Seat" which enables a handicapped

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I have designed a "Bowling Seat" which enables a handicapped or infirmed bowler to
enjoy a game of lawn bowwls either Indoor or Outdoor without causing damage to the
playing surface. I have had a trial batch manufactured and these a now available for
sale.
A retail company is prepared to market the product and has asked me to enquire as to
what V A T Group this product would come into.
Your advice would be appreciated.
Robert Tweedie.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  taxadvisor.uk replied 1 year ago.
Hello and welcome to the site. Thank you for your question.I would be inclined to classify this under Equipment for disabled people.More information on this can be found here .. look under welfareThe goods would carry VAT at zero-rate as classified here as equipment for disabled people (VAT Notice 701/7)https://www.gov.uk/guidance/rates-of-vat-on-different-goods-and-services#health-education-welfare-and-charities I hope this is helpful and answers your question. If you have any other questions, please ask me before you rate my service – I’ll be happy to respond.
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Expert:  taxadvisor.uk replied 1 year ago.
I thank you for accepting my answer.
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