Vat Club

JDW has said it totally supports the new VAT campaign from the ALMR and the BBPA

VAT

Tim Martin & JD Wetherspoon are '100%' behind new joint VAT campaign

By Emily Sutherland

Pub giant Wetherspoons is ‘100% behind’ the new joint campaign from the Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers (ALMR) and the British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA) for a fairer VAT deal for pubs, a spokesperson has told the Publican’s Morning Advertiser. 

The campaign will be headed by former lobbyist and leisure expert Chris Guyver

Trade bodies join forces on VAT campaign

By Emily Sutherland

The Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers (ALMR) and the British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA) have joined forces to fight for a reduction in the level of VAT pubs pay and to highlight the tax burden facing licensees.

Bidvest 3663 joins VAT Club

Bidvest 3663 joins VAT Club

By Mark Wingett, M&C Report

Leading UK foodservice provider, Bidvest 3663, has become the first major foodservice distributor to join the VAT Club Jacques Borel.

The IFBB has withdrawn its collective support for the VAT Club

Family brewers withdraw VAT Club group funding

By Rob Willock

The Independent Family Brewers of Britain (IFBB) will not renew its group funding for the VAT Club when its three-year agreement expires at the end of June – though half of its members will continue to donate independently.

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Tim Martin: Partisan pubco chiefs risk alienating their publicans

By Tim Martin

Winston Churchill famously said that democracy was the worst political system - apart from the alternatives. Say what you like about our politicians, but at least none had a stately Spanish galleon in its own artificial lake, like the former Ukrainian...