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Peru extends a range of VAT exemptions

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  • 09 February 2013 | Richard Asquith

Peru extends a range of VAT exemptions

At the end of December 2012, the Peruvian tax authorities confirmed the extension of a range of exemptions from VAT. The goods and services include:

  • Public transport
  • Interest payable on publicaly offered bonds and securities
  • Transport of goods outside of Peru
  • Basic foods
  • Low-value construction work

VP Global Indirect Tax
Richard Asquith
VP Global Indirect Tax Richard Asquith
Richard Asquith is VP Global Indirect Tax at Avalara, helping businesses understand their compliance obligations as they grow globally. He is part of the European leadership team which this year won International Tax Review's Tax Technology Firm of the Year. Richard qualified as an accountant with KPMG in the UK, and went on to work in Hungary, Russia and France with EY.