• New Government scheme to end tax free shopping for UK visitors

    2 monthes ago - By Fashion United

    The UK Government this week announced tax free shopping in the UK as we know it will end on 31st December this year.
    All overseas visitors will no longer be able to obtain a VAT refund on items bought in the UK and take home in their luggage. Furthermore, UK airports will no longer be able to offer duty free items on fashion, accessories and beauty, with only alcohol and tobacco exempt from the new scheme.
    The new regulations mean non-EU visitors who purchase items in store must have them delivered directly to their overseas addresses to be eligible for VAT-free shopping. This will be a...
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