ANNOUNCEMENT 03 Dec 2013In December 2013, the government of Argentina announced a change to the import-specific domestic duties.
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General Resolution 3550 of 2 December 2013, published in Official Gazette of 3 December 2013: http://www.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/220000-224999/223132/norma.htm
On December 3, 2013, the Federal Administration of Public Revenue of Argentina published Resolution 3550 which establishes a sales tax on purchases of foreign currencies. The sales tax of 35% shall be applied to purchases of forreign currency intended for travel and tourism.