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There have been introduced amendments and alterations to the Customs Code of Uzbekistan
The Oliy Majlis on the twentieth plenary session approved the Law “On amendments and changes to the Custom Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan” on October 21, 2021 (the “Law on amendments”). Articles 70 and 81 of the Custom Code have been amended and 10 new articles have also been included. New articles introduce pre-trial settlement of disputes between the customs authorities and entrepreneurs.
Amendments were made to the Rules of trademark registration in Uzbekistan
By the order of the Minister of Justice No.1988-4 dated October 8, 2021, amendments and additions were made to the “Rules of compilation, filing and considering an application for registration of a trademark and service mark” (the “Rules of trademark registration”).
In Uzbekistan there have been introduced customs incentives to support the service sector
In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On additional measures to support the service sector” No.УП-6318 dated September 30, 2021 (the “Decree No.УП-6318”), incentives on customs duties of following goods and transports imported into Uzbekistan are extended until January 1, 2024
EAEU. New CN FEA codes
Since January 1, 2022 the 7th Edition of Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System (the basis of EEMA CN FEA) will enter into force.
Customs posts for remote electronic declaration are created in Uzbekistan
In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On simplifying customs procedures and further improving the organizational structure of state customs authorities” No.ПП-6310 dated September 9, 2021, uncategorized customs posts for remote electronic declaration are created.
A new tax regime for certain categories of taxpayers is being implemented in Uzbekistan
In accordance with the amendments to the Tax Code introduced by the Law “On amendments and additions to the Tax Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan” No.ЗРУ-714 dated September 14, 2021, a special taxation procedure may be established in certain territories of the Republic of Uzbekistan, providing for the application of special tax rates.
Changes have been made to the Visa Rules
Currently, a visa application can be submitted to the visa-issuing authorities by a foreigner in person, by mail, by courier, through a representative or service provider.
GRATA International held the meeting of Legal Working Group
On September 2, 2021 the online meeting of the Legal Working Group at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry France Kazakhstan was held. Kamila Urazalina, Senior Associate of GRATA International spoke on: "Customs regulation of e-commerce".
Kamila Urazalina, Senior Associate of GRATA International spoke at the webinar held by EUROBAK
On September 2, 2021 the webinar at the European Business Association of Kazakhstan was held. Kamila Urazalina, Senior Associate of GRATA International spoke on: "Customs regulation of e-commerce".
GRATA International will hold a webinar: "Customs regulation of e-commerce"
On September 10, 2021 the webinar: “Customs regulation of e-commerce will be held online.
Amendments to the regulation on the unified procedure for veterinary control (supervision) at the customs border of the EAEU and on the customs territory of the EAEU
These changes provide for the possibility of issuing a veterinary certificate in electronic form. If this form was used, the officials of the authorized body of the member state do not have the right to require the owner (carrier) of the controlled goods to present a veterinary certificate on a paper form.
Import of goods from Lithuania in a new way
Since September 1, when importing goods by road to Belarus from the territory of Lithuania, it is mandatory to use electronic navigation devices (seals).