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1. Posted by jonathanjo (Inactive 1 posts) 9y

I am about to set up as a sole trader in the Building Industry for which I will need to Purchase a van. Please can someone advise me of the most efficient method with which to make my purchase? I understand there are basically three main ways to finance a vehicle, Finance Lease, Hire purchase and Contract hire. Finance Lease appears to be the most suitable and affordable however I am unsure whether I will receive the maximum tax benefit as I doubt I will be vat registered for a few years yet.

Thank you in advance for your help.

2. Posted by Isadora (Travel Guru 13926 posts) 9y

It may help if you state where (which country) you plan to purchase this vehicle.

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4. Posted by pazz5 (Budding Member 60 posts) 8y

Its probably worth deciding on a few vans you are interested in then speaking to the main dealers themselves as they are the one's who will be able to tell you the prices/knock a few quid off.

[ Edit: Edited on Sep 3, 2008, at 8:16 AM by pazz5 ]

5. Posted by Isadora (Travel Guru 13926 posts) 8y

James - I don't think Jonathan will be back to look at this thread. He seems to have recently found "water-fueled hybrids" and posting spam about them.