- Devon Electric Adjustable Bed Item Code: MS15044FREE ShippingThe Devon Adjustable Bed is British made, from the well renowned Restwell range of Electric Adjustable Beds, a range that is known for being high quality and easy to adjust to the ideal position to ensure maximum support and comfort for the user.Special Price £399.95 with VAT ReliefWas: £549.95Save: £150.00
- Richmond Adjustable Divan Bed Item Code: MS28561FREE ShippingThis is the single sized version of the Restwell Richmond Electric Adjustable Divan Bed. The strong, British made and craftsman built upholstered divan base is of the highest quality and can be adjusted to a multitude of positions with the simple and easy to use 6 button handcontroller. The beds adjustable base, which is powered by a really quiet electric motor, can be quickly and smoothly adjusted to the user"s desired position, to deliver maximum levels of comfort, whilst its innovative design provides excellent support for the five key areas, knees, hips, back, neck and head. This can help to alleviate aches and pains and distribute localised pressure, making it ideal for people suffering from arthritis, rheumatism, back pain and other mobility related conditions. The Restwell Richmond Electric Adjustable Single Divan Bed incorporates 42 flexible slats that conform and adjust according to pressure, supporting the user and providing greater comfort. Mains powered, the single divan bed has a built in battery back-up system in case of emergencies of power failure (batteries not included). The Richmond Electric Adjustable Single Divan Bed offers the user an infinite range of positions, helping you to relax in total comfort, and encouraging a deeper, more restful and healthier night"s sleep.SpecificationsBed Height: 580mm (23")Bed Length: 2000mm (6"6")Maximum user weight: 115 kgs (18 st)£735.09 with VAT Relief
VAT relief for disabled people in a nut shell allows chronically sick or disabled people to buy eligible items at 0% VAT thus saving them money. Full information about VAT relief can be found on the HMRC website by clicking here.
I'm buying for someone else can I still claim VAT relief?
Yes you can, during the checkout process simply choose "I am ordering on behalf of someone else who is chronically sick or has a disabling condition" & fill it out with the details of the applicant. Its very simple to complete please don't worry!
Who is eligible for VAT relief?
To be eligible for VAT relief the government says you have to fit the following criteria,
Charities – simply provide your charity number.
A person is ‘chronically sick or disabled’ if he/she is a person:
- with a physical or mental impairment which has a long-term and substantial adverse effect upon his/her ability to carry out everyday activities;
- with a condition which the medical profession treats as a chronic sickness, such as diabetes; or
- Who is terminally ill.
Important Note: It does NOT include a frail elderly person who is otherwise able-bodied or any person who is only temporarily disabled or incapacitated, such as with a broken limb.
What proof do we need to provide?
In order to waive VAT on your purchase, the government requires a simple self declaration to be made as to the nature of your disability at the time of ordering. No proof of your disability need be shown to any party at any time.
Its very easy to claim VAT relief, all we need to know is the name, address & disability of the person the item is for & what there chronic sickness or disability is. We don’t need a doctor’s letter or any reference numbers.
Which Items are eligible?
VAT Exemption only applies to certain items; these are items which have been designed to be used by someone who is chronically sick or disabled. Examples of such products are Mobility Scooters, Wheelchairs, Bath Lifts & many more daily living aids.
Things to Remember
We do NOT decide if an item is or isn’t exempt & we don’t make any more or less money if we charge you VAT or we don’t charge you VAT.
If you do not complete the VAT exemption form, or you are not eligible for VAT relief, we are obliged to charge you VAT on the whole of your order.
If you fail to return any VAT exemption forms to us we WILL charge your card for the outstanding VAT.
Not all of our products are eligible for VAT relief, so we are obliged to charge VAT for those products even after you complete this form.
Visit HM Revenue & Customs VAT for disabled people section