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Value Added Tax: Extension of temporary zero rate for PPE

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This news release is issued to advise that the temporary changes to the VAT treatment of personal protective equipment (PPE) has been extended to 31 October 2020. The decision will benefit all businesses and individuals, particularly in the healthcare and residential care sectors, that purchase PPE.

Further details of this measure can be found in Revenue and Customs Briefs 4/2020 VAT Health Guidance or by contacting the Advice Centre.