March 30 2020

COVID-19 pandemic: emergency tax measures – request for exemption from VAT and customs duties for imported medical products

Source: IBFD Tax Research Platform News

On 25 March 2020, the Council of Ministers decided to send a request to the European Commission for authorization to apply an exemption from customs duties and value added tax (VAT) on imports of medical products related to the fight against COVID-19.

The request will be sent to the European Commission by the Minister of Finance.