ANNOUNCEMENT 15 May 2013

In May 2013, the Russian Government introduced 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 N419 dated 15/05/2013, "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=146445&dst=100004%2C-3&date=12.09.2019

Inception date: 28 May 2013 | Removal date: open ended

Internal taxation of imports

On 15 May 2013, the Russian Government amended the List of Equipment Eligible for VAT-Free Imports.

The following tariff lines were introduced or expanded, with equipment for the production of oriented chipboard production lines: 

  • 8419 32 000 0
  • 8419 89 989 0
  • 8421 39 200 8
  • 8465 91 200 0
  • 8465 96 000 0
  • 8479 30 100 9. 

The Decree was published on 20 May and enters into force on 28 May 2013. 

AFFECTED SECTORS