Change in withholding tax calculation makes vehicle exports more expensive by 12%

With the changes introduced in how withholding taxes on car exports calculated, local terminals already anticipate a reduction in estimates of foreign sales and, consequently, production. Until the end of the year, the surcharge for each 0 km exported was 4%. Now the tax is 4.5%. While the country needs dollars, the controversial measure takes away local automakers’ competitiveness and punishes more those vehicles with more domestic parts.

Source: Ámbito