ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Apr 2011

In April 2011, 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. 143/011 (in Spanish),
http://www.adau.com.uy/innovaportal/file/2198/1/mef_1085.pdf


Inception date: 09 May 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Tax-based export incentive

On 15 April 2011, Uruguay's Ministry of Economy and Finance adopted Decree No. 143/011 introducing a 2 per cent tax refund on the export of synthetic detergents, herbicides and insecticides corresponding to tariff lines 3402.20, 3808.91 and 3808.93.
 
This measure entered into force on 9 May 2011.

AFFECTED SECTORS