The new tax will rip off Ukrainian tourists: where and how much to pay

Новый налог сдерут с украинских туристов: где и сколько придется платить

Due to the flow of tourists popular resort plans to preserve nature

“Bali is planning to introduce a fee in the amount of US $ 10 for foreign tourists, and the money raised will go to environmental protection and culture. This will give us the best financial opportunities to support the development of Bali”, – stated in the message.

On the island fighting against the growing amount of plastic waste on the beaches and in the water. Every day in Bali (Indonesia) produced approximately 3,800 tonnes of waste of which 60% go to landfills. Last year on the island banned plastic single use including shopping bags, etc.

Earlier it was reported that on 1 January 2019 in Ukraine came into force law No. 2628-VIII on amendments to the Tax code to improve administration and revision of the rates of certain taxes and fees. As you know, changes have affected not only the mechanisms of increased excise taxes, but also the introduction of the payment of the so-called tourist tax.

Новый налог сдерут с украинских туристов: где и сколько придется платить

Новый налог сдерут с украинских туристов: где и сколько придется платить

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If earlier foreign tourists pay a tourist fee when you check in hostels or hotels, now ordinary Ukrainians will have to pay for your guests or relatives who come to visit from other countries.

But the main innovation concerns the size of the tourist fee. For Ukrainian tourists to its maximum size will be 0.5%, and for foreign guests — up to 5% of the minimum wage for each day of stay. Since January 1, the size of the minimal wage is 4173 UAH per month, so the maximum bet for our compatriots is 20,86 UAH, but foreigners have to pay 208,6 UAH per day.

Новый налог сдерут с украинских туристов: где и сколько придется платить

The Ukrainians reacted angrily to the new law on the social networks. Someone questioned the adequacy of people who have prescribed in the document such rules, and someone suggested the politicians to pay for their foreign visitors out of pocket.

Recall that Ukrainian workers in Poland are waiting for a big surprise, wages have changed dramatically.

As reported Politeka, passport of Ukraine has risen in the world ranking, the world has become closer and more accessible.

Also Politeka wrote that Ukraine may introduce visa regime with Russia: foreign Ministry told the details.

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