Tax Newsflash Curaçao
On October 3rd, 2018, the Minister of Finance of Curaçao introduced the Ministerial Decree on Tax-free Shopping in Curaçao. It was published in the Official Journal of Curaçao as P.B. 2018, no. 53, on the same date. The decree took effect on October 4th, 2018 and it will basically be applicable for the following three years.
The decree refers to qualifying tax-free products that designated entrepreneurs can sell to cruise tourists solely free of sales tax.
Download this newsflash for outlines of the origin and the elements of the Ministerial Decree.