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by MsMarie
09 May 2011 17:54
Forum: Building Custom Homes
Topic: Beware VAT
Replies: 3
Views: 5511

Re: Beware VAT

Perhaps I should also say that when work often ground to a halt because the builder could not pay his tradesmen and suppliers, we took over the supervision of the workmen and they presented their bills to us and we paid them and deducted from the final amount to the builder. Of course, the builder d...
by MsMarie
09 May 2011 12:02
Forum: Building Custom Homes
Topic: Beware VAT
Replies: 3
Views: 5511

Beware VAT

I would like to share our experience with anyone who is getting a builder to complete a home for them. Firstly always make sure you follow the plans he has and that any alterations or additions have prior planning consent. We ended up with an upper storey and garage for which there was no permission...