The Parliament canceled import duty on electric cars
The Parliament approved the bill abolishing import duties on vehicles equipped with electric motors.
233 deputies voted for the bill number 1647.
According to the explanatory memorandum, the bill is designed to protect the environment, ensure energy independence of Ukraine, provide the Ukrainian population with access to the latest developments and technologies, improve quality and reduce the cost of passenger transportation in Ukraine.
The objective of the bill is to create conditions for reduction of the cost, and therefore the popularization of electric vehicles in Ukraine.
Meanwhile, the Parliament refused to support the bill №1912 to temporarily, until January 1, 2020, cancel the VAT on imported electric vehicles.