The State of Rio de Janeiro intends to present a proposal to introduce tax-free shopping for foreign tourists at the National Council for Fiscal Policy (Confaz) meeting in November.
In addition to the unanimous approval of the 27 Secretaries of State of the Council of Finance, the policy must be voted in the Legislative Assembly of the State of Rio de Janeiro (Alerj) to be implemented.
The issue was discussed yesterday (20) at the Commerce Association of Rio de Janeiro (ACRJ).
The Secretary of State for Tourism, Sávio Neves, explained that the exemption of foreign tourists from the . . .