myhomehelper is eligible for VAT exemption for people living with long term medical conditions in the UK and European Union (countries outside of the UK are not subject to this tax).
If you, or the person you are purchasing myhomehelper for, are chronically sick or disabled, then you do not need to pay VAT and can select the VAT exemption option when placing your order with us.
For the purposes of the VAT relief, you are chronically sick or disabled if:
- you have a physical or mental impairment which has a long-term and substantial adverse effect upon your ability to carry out everyday activities
- you have a condition that the medical profession treats as a chronic sickness, such as diabetes
To read more about VAT exemption click here.
Provided below are some examples of medical conditions which may be applicable (please note that this is not an exhaustive list):
|Angina||Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disorder|
|Benign Prostate Hypertrophy||Hypothyroidism|
|Bronchiectasis||Inflammatory Bowel Disease|
|Cancer||Motor Neuron Disease|
|Cardiac Arrythmias||Multiple Sclerosis|
|Cardiac failure||Myasthenia Gravis|
|Chronic Obstructive Airways Disease||Paget's disease|
|Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder||Pancreatic Disease|
|Chronic Renal Disease||Paraplegia|
|Chronic Urinary Tract Infection||Parkinson's disease|
|Coronary Artery Disease||Peptic Ulcers|
|Crohn's Disease||Peripheral Vascular Disease|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis||Psychosis|
|Diverticulitis||Systemic Lupus Erythematosus|
|Emphysema||Transient Ischaemic Attack|