ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Nov 2013In November 2013, the government of Viet Nam announced a change in export taxation.
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Tax-news.com, November 13, 2013, 'Vietnam Cuts Rubber Export Tariffs': http://www.tax-news.com/news/Vietnam_Cuts_Rubber_Export_Tariffs____62688.html
Circular 157/2013/TT-BTC (in Vietnamese): http://www.mof.gov.vn/portal/page/portal/mof_vn/cttk?p_itemid=111810863&p_itemtype=2176921
On November 11, 2013, Viet Nam's Ministry of Finance issued Circular no. 157/2013/TT-BTC, reducing the export tax on natural and synthetic rubber (HS 4001.10; 4001.29.20; 4002; 4005) from 5% (synthetic rubber) or 3% (natural rubber) to 1%, with effect from December 26, 2013.