ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Apr 2016

In April 2016, the government of Azerbaijan announced a targeted tax change.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Official source (in Azerbaijani language)

Azrbaycanda elektrik enerjisinin istehsali ???n idxal olunan mazut g?mr?k r?sumundan azad edilib
http://senaye.gov.az/az/news/m_e/


http://www.nefterynok.info/news.phtml?news_id=17876

BAKU EXEMPTS FROM DUTY RUSSIAN FUEL OIL
http://www.naturalgaseurope.com/baku-exempts-russian-fuel-oil-for-power-from-duty-28986


Inception date: 01 Jan 2017 | Removal date: open ended

Tax or social insurance relief

According to a decision No. 146 of 6 April 2016, the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan exempts the imports of Russian mazut (a type of heavy fuel oil) from the payment of customs duties as of 1 January 2017 on condition that it is used for electric power production by the Open Joint Stock Company "Azerenergy" (country's main producer of electricity).
 

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