ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Feb 2009In February 2009, the government of Uruguay announced a targeted tax change.
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Decree No. 90/009 (in Spanish),
On 16 February 2009, Uruguay's Ministry of Economy and Finance adopted Decree No. 90/009 eliminating the value added tax (VAT) on imports of oranges, apples, potatoes, sweet potatoes, onions, carrots, garlic, red peppers, pumpkins and zucchinis.
This measure entered into force on 26 February 2009.