Safer Walking GPS Locator In partnership with Alzheimer's Society - VAT Free
The Safer Walking Locator requires a Safer Walking Mobile App subscription at £14.99 per month. This provides an aid for safe guarding vulnerable individuals. The GPS locator is really easy to use and works perfectly with the App as it gives families huge piece of mind knowing where their parents are at any time. You can view the location of the device live on the mobile app. Make a two way voice call to the device. Receive SOS alerts when the SOS button is pressed. Set 'safe zones' and get a notification when the device enters/exits your chosen zones. Able to view 1 month of location history. The safer walking locator is water resistant and has a battery life of 48 hours. The battery is charged easily just by placing the locator in the handy charging dock.
Are you eligible for VAT relief?
HMRC states that if you are “chronically sick or disabled” you can purchase goods without VAT when purchased for your personal or domestic use. A parent, spouse or guardian can also purchase on behalf of this person and obtain VAT relief.
Physical or mental impairments, which have a long-term and substantial adverse effect upon his/her ability to carry out everyday activities or a condition which the medical profession treats as a chronic sickness. Goods used for your own private use only, rather than for business purposes. It cannot be used by anyone else.
Which products are eligible for the relief?
The declaration is only attached to those products with are eligible for the relief. It is only those products which have been designed for the sole use of disabled people that are eligible for the VAT relief. It is the designer or manufacturer who determines this not Story & Sons. Further information on the VAT relief can be found on the HMRC website – VAT Notice 701/7: VAT reliefs for disabled or older people. Please do not make the declaration if you are unsure – it is an offence to make a false declaration.