The Andhra Pradesh Government has brought textiles and fabrics under Schedule IV of the VAT (value added tax). They are going to be taxed at a rate of 4 per cent. In a GO (No. 932) issued on Friday evening. After the latest order, cotton fabrics, manamade fabrics, textile madeups, curtains, zari, embroidery articles, garments made of handloom and khadi would attract VAT at 4 per cent. The order would come into force with effect from July 11, 2011.