ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Oct 2010
In October 2010, the Russian Government introduced new amendments into the List of Equipment Eligible for VAT-Free Imports.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Government of Russia, Decree N791 dated 5/10/2010, "О внесении изменений в Постановление Правительства Российской Федерации от 30 апреля 2009 г. N 372" ("On Amendments to the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation of April 30, 2009 N 372"), http://www.consultant.ru/cons/cgi/online.cgi?req=doc&base=LAW&n=105622&dst=100023%2C2&date=03.09.2019
Entry into force: Russian Federal Customs, Letter dated 19.10.2010 N 01-11/51021, http://www.consultant.ru/cons/cgi/online.cgi?req=doc&base=LAW&n=106345&dst=1000000001&date=03.09.2019
On 5 October 2010, the Russian Government amended the List, originally introduced in 2000 and published in the new edition in April 2009, of equipment and technologies that are not produced in Russia. The goods from the list can be imported free of value-added tax collected at the border.
The amendment introduced VAT-free imports of the following equipment (preceded by the Russian customs tariff code):
According to the Federal Customs, the amendments enter into force on 21 October 2010.