Croatia to cut VAT rates


Croatia will cut its VAT rates on energy, food, culture, and sports events.  Short summary of the planned decrease:

 Item  Description Old rate   New rate
 Energy  Gas and heat, pellets, heating wood brackets  25% 13%. Low rate 5% exceptionally for gas until 31 March 2023 
 Food and agriculture  Meat, fish, fruits, vegetables, eggs, oil and fat, baby food, seedings, fertilizer, pesticide  13%  5%
 Hygiene  Certain items  25%  13%
 Sports and culture  Tickets for sports, culture, and other events  25%/13%  13%/5%