According to the adopted bill, citizens of foreign states that are not members of the Eurasian Economic Union will be able to return VAT. Compensation of the tax on which the buyer will be able to count is the amount of VAT in the amount of 18% minus the commission of the operator.
At the same time, the total purchase amount should be at least 10 thousand rubles. Compensation does not cover the costs of excisable products. In addition, other goods may be excluded, the final list of which will be formed by the Government of the Russian Federation. They will also determine the list of Russian cities in which the tax free system will be introduced. At the moment it is expected that it will be distributed in Moscow, St. Petersburg and Sochi.
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