Russia Cuts VAT On Domestic Flights To Boost Airlines

The Russian government has taken another step to support national air carriers facing shrinking passenger demand and financial difficulties. On April 6, Russian President Vladimir Putin approved reducing the value-added tax (VAT) applied to domestic flights to 10% from the current 18%. This...

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