Date: 11 months ago   Category: Economy

The tourist tax is planned to be introduced in all Russia

The Ministry of Culture and finance have expressed the need to introduce a tourist tax in all cities of Russia. It is supposed that he will be included in accommodation cost. As reports to RBC, the amount of collecting will be established at the level of 1-2% of accommodation cost. At the same time all received means will go to the budget of regions. To begin to enter new collecting it is planned from St. Petersburg. Since 2020 he can extend all over the country. As the governor of the Northern Capital Georgy Poltavchenko has said, introduction of collecting is necessary for restoration of monuments at which tourists come to look. We will remind, now the tourist tax functions only in three regions – the Krasnodar, Stavropol and Altai regions. Photo: Google.Images to Share: Russia St. Petersburg tourist tax