ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2012

In January 2012, the government of Zimbabwe announced a change to the import-specific domestic duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Zimbabwe Revenue Authority. Surtax list. Available at http://www.zimra.co.zw/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1629&Itemid=187


Inception date: 01 Jan 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Internal taxation of imports

Effective 1 January 2012, the government of Zimbabwe has imposed a surtax of 25 percent on second-hand light passenger motor vehicles that are more than 5 years of age. This surtax applies to imports only.
 

AFFECTED SECTORS