Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Zimbabwe
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Grains
Date
01/02/2017
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Value added tax
Description
Published Statutory Instrument 20 of 2017, through which the Value Added Tax General Amendment Regulations 2017 (Number 42) removed specified supplies from zero-rating and exemption to the standard VAT rate, increasing the VAT to 15 percent. The measure, effective as of 1 February 2017, effects several basic foodstuffs, including cereals.