Tax Free Regulations: for the purchase of products included in the regulations, made at shops attached to the system and complying with the pertinent legal step at the moment of the purchase and as long as the departure from the country is through one of the following border crossings: Carrasco International Airport, Laguna del Sauce International Airport, Port of Montevideo, Port of Colonia, Punta del Este Cruise Terminal, Salto-Concordia Bridge, Paysandú-Colón Bridge, Fray Bentos-Puerto Unzué Bridge and Chuy. When leaving the country, you will have to comply with the corresponding procedures for the reimbursement at the duly identified sites.
Zero rate of VAT in Hotels: This benefit is only valid for foreigners presenting an ID issued abroad. As this charge is exonerated, the invoice won’t include VAT. The tax won’t be charged so there won’t be a reimbursement either.
The tolls can be paid in Uruguayan Pesos, Argentinian Pesos, Brazilian Reales or in US Dollars.
BENEFITS FOR TOURISTS