Uruguay launched its summer season at FIT
The country offers benefits especially oriented to the Argentine issuing market
Within the framework of the FIT on October 7 at 7:00 p.m., in pavilion No. 8, the summer season will be launched before the media, authorities, diplomats, Argentine public and artistic figures , sports and business of both countries.
The Minister of Tourism, Liliam Kechichian, advanced the reason for attending the event taking into account the regional economic context and with the commitment to provide benefits that make tourist stay more convenient. "We are going to that fair to tell them that we want to receive them, that we are making efforts to help them (to the Argentines) to come to Uruguay", with a series of tax benefits to those who pay with credit and debit card or electronic money.
Kechichian recently detailed that the return of 22% VAT on gastronomic services, catering and rental of vehicles without driver were extended until April 30, 2020, while a 10.5% discount on the rental of real estate aspects is granted that will allow to maintain the competitiveness in the tourist activity.
To this are added the benefits of Tax Free (14.4%) in the purchases of the adhered stores and zero VAT in hotels throughout the year. In addition to a 24% discount on gasoline at service stations located a maximum of 20 kilometers from the border crossings.
Meanwhile, private operators decided from August 2 until November 31 or December 15, in some cases, offer the "4 x 2" in accommodation, food and kayaking, hiking and much more.