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Slash VAT on home improvements to unleash ‘£1 billion green revolution’


It is an anomaly to raise VAT to 20% on repairs to existing fabric, compounded by approved alterations to Listed Buildings VAT relief cancelled in 2012. Whereas in France a 5% level has been set for similar projects. The EU offers a common framework of reference, which Whitehall sets to its own levels of VAT or a purchase tax. Likewise UEFA organises diverse football matches using a common framework, as does FIFA.

Posted date

3 December, 2019

Posted time

12:33 pm