Uzbekistan to introduce VAT refund system

2018-01-30

Within the framework of the meeting with the director for Institutional Relations and Tourism of Innova Tax Free Group A.Santos, the Spanish side expressed its readiness to develop a shopping tourism development strategy for Uzbekistan, which also provides for the introduction of a system for refunding value added tax in purchasing consumer goods (“Tax Free” system) in Uzbekistan.

According to the Press Service of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Development of Tourism, the sides reached an agreement on sending a group of experts of the company to Uzbekistan in the third decade of February 2018 in order to take into account the peculiarities of Uzbekistan market.

During the planned visit, meetings will be held with the leadership of the State Customs Committee, the State Tax Committee, the Ministries of Economy and Finance, as well as other relevant ministries and departments for discussing issues of cooperation and identifying specific partnership areas.