Are period products a luxury item? It is taxed like one, yet Viagra is not considered to be a luxury and is therefore taxed at a lower rate. What can possibly be an argument for ‘luxury’ rated VAT charges on period products? As complex as it may be, if countries such as Canada, Kenya, Nigeria & some states in USA can have 0% VAT then so can we.
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