ANNOUNCEMENT 08 May 2013

In May 2013, the government of Uruguay announced a change in the tax legislation for exporters.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Decree No. 138/013 (in Spanish),
http://www.adau.com.uy/innovaportal/file/10481/1/mef_2271.pdf


Inception date: 31 Jan 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Tax-based export incentive

On 8 May 2013, Uruguay's Ministry of Economy and Finance adopted Decree No. 138/013 introducing a 2 per cent tax refund on the export of medicaments corresponding to tariff line 3004.90.35.00. This measure entered into force retroactively on 31 January 2012.

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