He Minister of Economy and presidential candidate, Sergio Massaannounced a series of economic measures to workers, retirees and monotributistas, after the information about the inflation of 12.4% in August.
Among them is the refund of 21% VAT of the products in the basic basket. “In terms of money, each retired worker will have, throughout the month or on a single day or in the different purchases they make, a return within 48 hours after making the purchase with the Debit by up to 18,800 pesos throughout the month“, reported the minister.
Can the benefit be used with virtual wallets?
At the moment the measure only reaches purchases made with the debit card, after 48 hours you will automatically be credited with the refund from the Buy without VAT program. Although It is not ruled out that soon can be used with various virtual walletsas Payment Market, Ualá, MODO, among other..
Furthermore, the program is cumulative with bank promotions and of the shops, It is not exclusive. Because the return is made on the final value of the ticket.
Basic basket without VAT: the products that can be purchased
In the basic basket The following products are included:
- water/candy cookies,
- wheat flour and other flours,
- potato/sweet potato/vegetables/fruits,
- dried vegetables,
- cold cuts,
- non-alcoholic beverages,
- alcoholic beverages,
- fine salt,