ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Jul 2011

In July 2011, 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 N533 dated 6/07/2011, "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 территорию Российской Федерации не подлежит обложению налогом на добавленную стоимость" (On introducing amendments to the list of technological equipment (including components and spare parts for it), analogues of which are not made in the Russian Federation, the import of which into the territory of the Russian Federation is not subject to value added tax), http://www.consultant.ru/cons/cgi/online.cgi?req=doc&base=LAW&n=116331&dst=1000000001&date=10.09.2019

Entry into Force: Russian Federal Customs, Letter dated 15.07.2011 N 01-11/33631, http://www.consultant.ru/cons/cgi/online.cgi?req=doc&base=LAW&n=117654&dst=100003%2C1&date=10.09.2019

Inception date: 19 Jul 2011 | Removal date: open ended

Internal taxation of imports

On 6 July 2011, the Russian Government amended the List of Equipment Eligible for VAT-Free Imports. 

The Government added the following equipment to the list (with corresponding tariff lines):

  • 8454 30 900 9 Equipment for the fine ingot casting line
  • 8486 20 900 9 Technological line for the production of thin-film power generating modules.


Tariff line 8479 89 970 9  was expanded to include a "sodium cyanide plant".

The Decree enters into force on 19 July 2011. 

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