A campaign to scrap VAT on safety products in the home could have made a huge difference to councils in the year since Grenfell. New figures show that London councils have spent almost £100million on safety measures in the 12 months since the tragedy. Some councils have been forced to delay refurbishing accommodation in order […]
As part of our #AxeSafetyTax campaign, we’ve launched a survey to find out how much the general public knows about gas safety in the home, and discover where we may be able to help in educating on lesser-known areas. This survey is anonymous and only takes a couple of minutes to fill in. We would […]
The UK Association of Letting Agents (UKALA) has pledged its support for the #AxeSafetyTax campaign. UKALA offers a single, unified voice for the private rented sector, working together with the National Landlords Association (NLA) to represent the interests of letting and management agents in the UK, whilst also safeguarding the interests of both landlords and […]
We’ve been featured in Birmingham newspaper ‘The Phoenix’ today. Read the article in full here.
MPs, housing association bosses and celebrities today launched a campaign to make Britain’s homes safer. The Axe Safety Tax initiative to abolish VAT on all safety products and services that go into UK homes was unveiled at a House of Commons breakfast event. The Government is being urged to scrap the 20% tax on a […]