Our healthcare mattresses are made up of various layers and densities of medical specification foam. These have been designed with the help of Sammy Margo, Chief spokesperson for the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, Physiotherapist, Sleep Expert and Author. Through the zonally castellated designed surface and vented mattress cover this aids cooling, improves comfort through pressure relief, Improves skin and soft tissue blood flow and reduces aches and pains. Due to the combination of these elements the mattresses are available for VAT exemption for qualifying consumers.
Our Adjustamatic Healthcare adjustable bed range is also available for zero rating VAT as part of the HMRC notice 701/7. Self certification is required and the zero rating is accepted for declarations that cover physical impairment which has an adverse effect on you carrying out your everyday activities, are suffering from a condition that the medical profession treats as chronic sickness, such as diabetes or registered disabled. Your retailer will provide you with the relevant forms upon purchase.
If you are unsure of your rights to claim VAT exemption make sure you contact your local retailer (link to retailer list) to check. The zero rate VAT can represent a large saving from the original price of the product you are purchasing so do make sure you check before buying.