Last month, MPs voted against a motion forcing the Treasury to challenge Brussels over the "Tampon Tax”, the VAT that is currently charged on women’s sanitary products because they are categorised as “non-essential, luxury” items.
Which led to many women taking to Twitter to point out just how ridiculous they find the idea of tampons as a luxury item.
And now comedian Russell Howard has perfectly and hilariously emphasised the same opinion.
He ranted about the issue on his BBC Two show Russell Howard's Good News.
Watch the video, "Why cutting tax credit and taxing tampons is bull$#!t", in full here.
Last month, MPs voted against a Labour motion forcing the Treasury to challenge Brussels over the "tampon tax". An original version of this article incorrectly stated they had voted against scrapping the tax.