In the UK, disabled people do not have to pay VAT when buying certain disability aids and services (This can be claimed by friend or family member purchasing on their behalf). Not everything supplied to disabled people is necessarily zero-rated for VAT. Goods and services on which you do not have to pay VAT are usually known as 'zero-rated' or 'eligible for VAT relief'.is
Quickie Q700F Sedeo Pro Power Wheelchair.This Quickie Q700F Sedeo Pro Power Wheelchair is responsive in both an outdoor and indoor setting; a comfortable and smooth ride outdoors and a small turning radius allows for outstanding indoor manoeuvrability. It's low seat to floor height lets the user have good access to wheelchair adapted vehicles and under tables. With the design of the Q700F combined with its superior four-wheel suspension, technology and powerful motors it guarantees fantastic comfort, control and traction. The seating system that is the Sedeo Pro is a high-end fully adjustable and configurable seating frame with a wide range of positioning options and comfort cushions. It is highly flexible and easy to adjust so that it can be adapted to the individual's needs. It features sharply tailored upholstery which hides all wiring and components for a contemporary and sleek design. Its flexible back cushion with adjustable straps and lateral support adds further support and comfort; the backrest prevents sliding between the user and cushion. Its distinguished style is portrayed through its matt black finish and choice of 7 colour accents; adding a personal touch. The standard features for the Quickie Q700F Sedeo Pro Power Wheelchair have been listed below in the product specification; additional custom features are able to be added.Product Specification:One Quickie Q700F Sedeo Pro Power WheelchairFront-wheel driveOffers outstanding outdoor performanceGreat indoor manoeuvrabilityIncredible stability8 A dual mode charger as standardVR2 and R-NET controller as standardFrame colour: BlackSeat width: 380mm - 560mm (15" - 22")Seat depth: 400mm - 560mm (15.7" - 22")Seat height: 415mm - 490mm (16.3" - 19.3")Backrest height: 530mm - 720mm (20.9" - 28.3")Overall width: 640mm (25.2")Overall length: 1340mm (52.8")Battery size: 60AhMaximum speed: 4mph (6kph)Maximum range: 25 miles (40 km)Ground clearance: 75mm (3")Turning radius: 735mm (28.9")Maximum kerb climb: 70mm (2.8")Drive wheel size: 14" (Black)Castor wheel size: 9"Wheelchair weight without battery: 140kgWheelchair weight with battery: 165kgMaximum user weight: 160kg (25.2 st)7 colours: red, blue, green, orange, white, black, silver
Aids 4 Mobility uses Royal Mail, Parcel Force, DPD, Hermes, TNT and UPS. We have chosen these couriers based on their reliability and cost-effective delivery solutions. This helps us to keep your order costs as low as possible.
There is FREE DELIVERY* on all orders over £30.00 excluding VAT to all UK mainland addresses and for most non-mainland UK addresses.
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Please note: VAT is removed in the checkout process
In the UK, disabled people do not have to pay VAT when buying certain disability aids and services (This can be claimed by friend or family member purchasing on their behalf). Not everything supplied to disabled people is necessarily zero-rated for VAT. Goods and services on which you do not have to pay VAT are usually known as 'zero-rated' or 'eligible for VAT relief.
Who is eligible for VAT relief?
You must be 'chronically sick or disabled' to qualify for VAT relief. The HMRC comment on this is as follows. A person is 'chronically sick or disabled' if they either:
have a physical or mental impairment that has a long-term and severe effect on their ability to carry out everyday activities;
have a condition that doctors treat as a chronic sickness - like diabetes, for example;
are terminally ill
VAT Relief on our Disability Aids
All products on the Aids for Mobility website are flagged with an option to claim VAT relief during Checkout if it applies to that item. When you add a zero-rated product or service to your Basket, you will be asked to tick a checkbox to confirm that you, or the person for whom you are buying the item, are eligible for VAT Relief.
How VAT relief works
If you are claiming VAT Relief you will be asked to complete an extra few questions during Checkout, where we will ask you to provide brief details of your disability and confirmation that the product is for 'personal or domestic use'. We will keep a record of this declaration along with your order details. You can then buy the product(s) in your Basket at a price that excludes VAT. You will be asked to make this declaration each time you place an order that includes zero-rated products. It is a legal requirement that we record this information for every order, and we apologise for the inconvenience.
More information from HMRC
You can find out more about VAT Relief for disabled people on the HM Revenue and Customs website. If you cannot find the answer to your questions there or would prefer to speak to an adviser, you can call their Helpline on 0845 302 02 03.
The helpline is open from 8.00 am to 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday. (Closed weekends and bank holidays).