Taxes

23.03.2016. 09:31

According to the Vienna Conventions, diplomatic missions, career consular posts, international organizations as well as diplomats, career consular officers and members of administrative- technical staff, members of their families, as well as members of the international organizations are exempt from all national, regional and municipal taxes, personal or real. However, indirect taxes which are normally incorporated in the price of goods and services are not included in this general exemption from taxes.

Information about the Latvian tax system is available on the web site of the State Revenue Service of Tax administration Office of the Republic of Latvia- at www.vid.gov.lv. A publication entitled The Latvian Tax System is available on the website of the Ministry of Finance at: www.fm.gov.lv.

It should be also noted that reciprocity may be taken into account when exemptions from taxes and duties are granted.