New VAT rates for international transportation

The Parlament of Russia approved the law on changes to the procedure for applying VAT in international transportation.
From April 1, 2025, electronic document registers must be used to confirm the zero VAT rate when providing forwarding services in railway transport.

From July 1, 2024, the procedure for applying the 0% VAT rate when providing services for the international transportation of goods (as well as freight forwarding services) on the Russian section of transportation will change: in cases specified by law, instead of a 0% rate, a 20% rate will be applied, even if The goods are subject to international transportation.