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Russia raises VAT rate to 20%

Russia is to raise its Value Added Tax standard rate from 18% to 19% from 1 January 2019.

The special reduced rate on the B2B and B2C supply of Russian digital services will also rise from 15.25% to 16.67%.

Reduced VAT rate unchanged

There will be no change to the 10% reduced rate which applies to:

  • Basic foods;
  • books and journals;
  • medical supplies;
  • children clothing

Check any global VAT and GST rates via VAT Calc’s global rate searchable database.


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