This Monday, the program of VAT refund in the purchase of basic basket products with a debit card and around 20 million people will be able to obtain the benefit in the food acquisition and personal hygiene products. But in order to obtain a discount of up to $18,800 per month and per person, there is an option to check on the official AFIP website whether you fall into the category of beneficiary or not, but that does not include the new subjects reached.
2. The CUIL and security code must be entered.
3. It will appear on the screen whether it is included or not.
It is important to clarify that this website applies only to previous beneficiaries such as retirees and pensioners who already agreed to the reimbursement of $4,000 per month, not to the new subjects reached.
VAT refund: what happens if I am not included?
Although it was thought that this base may not be “updated”the systems have already been activated so that 18 million people can access the benefit this Monday without prior procedure.
VAT refund: who are the subjects reached
Subjects who receive any of the following concepts, not mutually exclusive, will be beneficiaries of the refund regime:
a) Retirees, pension beneficiaries due to death and non-contributory national contributions.
b) Beneficiaries of universal allowances per child for social protection.
The total monthly amount of this income must not exceed the sum of six guaranteed minimum assets.
c) Beneficiaries of pregnancy allowances for social protection.
and) Workers in dependency relationship, provided that the monthly income does not exceed the sum of six times the Minimum, Vital and Mobile Wage. For this income, the gross remuneration accrued in the fiscal period expired in the same month in which the information of the beneficiary subjects is sent to the managing entities of debit card systems will be taken into consideration. In the case of multiple employment, the sum of the gross remuneration will be considered.
For the current month, the remunerations reported in the period of August 2023 will be considered.
f) Personnel of Private Houses.
g) Monotributistasexcept that they obtain income from concepts included in the last paragraph of article 11 of the annex to law 24,977.
VAT refund: when it comes into effect
These provisions will come into force on the day of their publication in the Official Gazette, which was last Thursday, and will apply to operations carried out after 0:00 a.m. of the September 18, 2023.