Tampon tax: How much have you spent?



Find out how much you've spent on the so-called tampon tax - the VAT on sanitary products.
Tampons and towels are currently taxed at 5% in the UK. But they have been subject to five different rates since 1973.
So how much you've spent depends on how old you are and when you started your first period.
Try our calculator to see roughly what you've spent so far, and how much you might spend in your lifetime.
Your browser does not support this calculator
All figures are in current prices. The lifetime VAT calculation assumes a continued rate of 5%.
Can't see the calculator? Click here.
How the... read more

 
21 November 2017 in Regional, Views: 77
Source: BBC
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31