The public tax administration in the Nikolaev area reports that according to the Law of Ukraine from 31.07.2008 rubles No. 340 "About modification of article 1 of the Law of Ukraine "About duty rates on tobacco products" since September 1, 2008 is provided to raise duty rates on tobacco products:
in hryvnias - with 5 to 12,5 UAH for 1000 pieces on cigarettes without filter,
with 14 to 30 UAH for 1000 pieces on cigarettes with the filter;
as a percentage - from 12,5% to 16%.
Is also provided to increase the size of the minimum tax obligation for payment of a duty for 1000 pieces of cigarettes with 8 to 18 UAH - for cigarettes without filter and with 18 to 40 UAH - for cigarettes with the filter.