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Get an LG Renoir for £299 inc VAT. Today.

Expansys have knocked £60 off their LG Renoirs — for today only, between 11am and 4pm. So you have be double quick to qualify. But if you were thinking of buying a Renoir… this looks like a rather good deal! Here’s the link you need. (They’ve also got £35 off the Nokia E51).

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Devices News Opinion

Is 2.5% enough?

I need not point out the current economic climate to any one of you; the news is bombarded with stories highlighting the latest business failure, another stage in the economic down turn, and how it’s getting frightfully worse. Then, Mr. Darling the UK’s Chancellor for the Exchequer announced yet another Government attempt to revitalise our […]

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News

VAT Watch: Orange, 3 and Carphone Warehouse announce their VAT cuts

Three of the big boys on the block have just kicked off their tax breaks for the UK mobile telephone market place, some for handsets others for tariffs and all for the greater good. First up, Orange put into play their cuts starting from today and way ahead of the new tax initiative being launched […]

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VAT in the UK drops to 15%

This post is more of a question then an actual post. Those of you based in the UK will know that VAT is being lowered to 15% and your mobile service includes VAT. Will the networks be recaulating bills in regards to the drop automatically from the 1st of December? I certaintly will be contacting […]

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Operators

Should an operator charge you VAT on your contract pay off?

Check this issue out from Steve Rowlands (of S60blogger) about Orange (yeah, them again): Steve writes: Sick and tired of the lack of customer service from Orange, I decided to cancel my contract with 10 months remaining. Upon making the phone call to the customer (dis)service disconnections department, I found myself greeted by a rather […]