Duty Free in Puno

The Congress approved creating a Duty Free Zone in Puno, which will be named: “ZofraPuno”, where the practice of industrial activities, tourism and production of goods in order to contribute to the socio-economic development of the southern department will be carried out. The merchandise that enters this zone will be considered outside Peruvian territory, under a special regime in tributes and customs.
The project was approved by 70 votes in favor, 5 against and 9 abstentions, and establishes that people that are settled within the ZofraPuno as users, are exonerated to pay ‘impuesto a la renta’, the General Tax Sales, Tax of Municipal Promotion, among others.