Parliament's Finance Committee has heard responses to the recommendations made by the expert panel on zero-rated VAT items.
The independent panel released its recommendations of items that should be added to the zero-rated list. They include white bread, sanitary products, school uniforms and nappies.
What we saw today was a very strong call for chicken, locally produced chicken to be added to the list of goods to be zero-rated.— Gaye Davis, EWN Reporter
The only protein on the current list of items that are zero-rated is Pilchards. There is no other meat.— Gaye Davis, EWN Reporter
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