The Finance Ministry plans March 22 to finalize the draft law on tax free
Deputy Minister of Finance Ilya Trunin
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MOSCOW, March 21. /TASS/. The Finance Ministry is planning March 22 at a meeting with all concerned departments to finalize the draft law on the system tax free in Russia. This was reported to journalists the Deputy Minister of Finance Ilya Trunin.
“We wrote the law (on system start-up tax – free approx.ed.) for which some questions can not agree among themselves as to the tax, the Ministry of industry and trade and the Federal customs service. Tomorrow we collect all the performers, to put the point (in this issue – approx. ed.),” – said Trunin.
The Deputy Minister added that the Finance Ministry will introduce a bill through the government and for this they need to obtain visa for each Department.
According to him, the need to reconcile two technical question . First – who defines the list of stores where it will be used tax free – FNS or the Ministry of industry and trade. And, according to Trunina, both agencies do not want to take this task on yourself. The second issue is the format of transmission of electronic information between tax and customs, said the Deputy Minister.
As previously reported, tax free system should earn in Russia in the second half of 2017. The first three points will be opened in the airports of Moscow, St. Petersburg and Sochi. VAT refund for foreign citizens at the time of the pilot project will be 100% of the purchase amount not less than 10 thousand rubles.