VAT Exempt on Wigs

Those who suffer from Alopecia or are receiving medical treatment that results in hair loss, such as; chemotherapy or radiotherapy, can be exempt from paying VAT on Wigs and Hairpiece purchases. This does not include accessories or aftercare products. We make it easy for you to declare* your exemption for VAT relief at the point of checkout for individuals and charities. For further information please call 01252 339450.

*You are liable for any false information on your declaration to HMRC


VAT is only applicable to most European countries. Therefore 20% VAT tax will be added to your order. You may be entitled to remove the VAT if you suffer from a hair loss condition or because of medical treatment.

VAT is 20% and you can claim the VAT back on your wig if you have, alopecia, receiving chemo therapy, if you are chronically sick or have a disabling condition. Contact us if you have any further questions or for some advice at [email protected]

You can claim VAT refunds on wigs and qualifying hairpieces. You cannot claim back VAT on any accessories, after care products, scarves, turbans and caps.

VAT’s current rate is 20%. The amount of VAT that you have paid is charged at 20% on the price of your wig and it is this amount that will be refunded and not a 20% discount.

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