ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Feb 2010

On 27 February 2010, the Russian Government introduced new amendments into the List of Equipment Eligible for VAT-Free Imports. 
 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Government of Russia, Decree N99 dated 27/02/2009, О ВНЕСЕНИИ ИЗМЕНЕНИЙ В ПЕРЕЧЕНЬ ТЕХНОЛОГИЧЕСКОГО ОБОРУДОВАНИЯ (В ТОМ ЧИСЛЕ КОМПЛЕКТУЮЩИХ И ЗАПАСНЫХ ЧАСТЕЙ К НЕМУ), АНАЛОГИ КОТОРОГО НЕ ПРОИЗВОДЯТСЯ В РОССИЙСКОЙ ФЕДЕРАЦИИ, ВВОЗ КОТОРОГО НА ТАМОЖЕННУЮ ТЕРРИТОРИЮ РОССИЙСКОЙ ФЕДЕРАЦИИ НЕ ПОДЛЕЖИТ ОБЛОЖЕНИЮ НАЛОГОМ НА ДОБАВЛЕННУЮ СТОИМОСТЬ (ON MAKING CHANGES TO THE LIST OF TECHNOLOGICAL EQUIPMENT (INCLUDING ACCESSORIES AND SPARE PARTS), ANALOGUES OF WHICH ARE NOT PRODUCED IN THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION AND THE IMPORTS OF WHICH ARE NOT SUBJECT TO VALUE ADDED TAX), http://www.consultant.ru/cons/cgi/online.cgi?req=doc&base=LAW&n=98035&dst=1000000001&date=03.09.2019

Entry into Force: Russian Federal Customs, Letter dated 26.03.2010 N 01-11/14561, http://www.consultant.ru/cons/cgi/online.cgi?req=doc&base=LAW&n=99133&dst=100004%2C-1&date=03.09.2019

Inception date: 13 Mar 2010 | Removal date: open ended

Internal taxation of imports

On 27 February 2010, the Russian Government introduced new pieces of equipment into the List of Equipment Eligible for VAT-Free Imports. The following equipment was added: 

  • 8438 80 990 0
  • 8439 20 000 9
  • 8455 22 000 2
  • 8479 81 000 0
  • 8479 89 970 9. 

According to the Russian Customs, the measure entered into force on 13 March 2010. 

AFFECTED SECTORS