MOSCOW, January 1. On the territory of the Russian Federation from 1 January 2016 increase the excise taxes on tobacco, gasoline and some alcohol.
Tax rate on cigarettes and cigarettes will be 1.25 thousand rubles per thousand cigarettes plus 12% of the estimated value, calculated based on the maximum retail price, but not less than 1,68 thousand rubles per thousand pieces.
Excise taxes on tobacco in Russia at a time will not go up, but in the future will grow twice
In 2015, the excise rate on cigarettes amounted to 960 rubles per thousand pieces, plus 9% of the estimated value, calculated based on the maximum retail price, but not less than 1.25 thousand rubles per thousand pieces.
Excise rates on tobacco pipe, Smoking, chewing, sucking, snuff, hookah in 2016 established in the amount of 2 thousand rubles per kilogram (in 2017, it is planned to increase to 2.2 thousand), on cigar – 141 and 155 ruble rubles, respectively. On cigarillos the rate will be 2,112 thousand rubles for a thousand pieces in 2016 and 2,207 thousand in 2017.
As reported earlier, first Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on health protection Nikolay Gerasimenko, the increase in excise tax on tobacco products brought Russia about 100 billion rubles of income in 2015.
With regard to alcohol, from 1 January 2016 remain the excise duty rates on alcoholic beverages to 9% inclusive for each litre of contained alcohol at the level of 400 rubles.
For alcoholic products with content of ethyl alcohol more than 9% excise taxes also remain at the level of the previous year and amount to 500 rubles per liter. In 2016 increases the excise tax on beer from 0.5% to 8.6% from 18 to 20 rubles.
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For beer by a fortress over 8,6% of the excise tax increases from 31 rubles to 37 rubles per liter. The excise tax on wine goes up by 1 ruble to 9 rubles per liter, sparkling wine – up to 26 rubles per liter. Cider, Poiret and Mead are subject to excise tax to 9 rubles per liter, which is 1 ruble higher than in 2015.
The excise tax on wine produced by local winemakers from grapes of its own production, almost two times lower than the rates of excise duties on wines produced from grapes of different origins – 5 rubles per liter.
In connection with the postponement of the transition of Russia for circulation of fuel only Euro-5 standard on July 1, 2016 January 1, will increase the difference in excises on gasoline of standards of Euro-4 and Euro-5, which should encourage more oil companies to upgrade refineries.
Rate of excise duty on petrol Euro-5 from January 1, increased by 36.1% to 7,53 thousand rubles per ton against 5,53 thousand rubles per ton in 2015, and not appropriate for 5th class gasoline – by 43.8% to 10.5 thousand rubles per ton, compared with 7.3 thousand rubles per ton in 2015. Thus, differentiation of excises increased from 1.77 thousand rubles to 2,97 roubles. Differentiation of excise duties on diesel fuel is not available, the rate of excise tax on diesel fuel from 1 January 2016, increasing by 20.3% to 4.15 thousand rubles per ton.
New excisable goods steel medium distillates, including low-viscosity marine fuel. Bet on this type of oil set at 4,15 thousand rubles per ton at the level of the excise tax on diesel fuel to combat the falsification of the latter.
The excise rate for aviation kerosene would be higher by 30.4%, from 1 January 2016 it is 3 thousand rubles per ton vs. 2.3 thousand rubles per ton in 2015. Rate of excise duty on straight-run gasoline from January 1, decreased by 7% to 10.5 thousand rubles per ton, benzene increased by 30.4% to 3 thousand rubles per ton.