Electric and electronic appliances
Electric and electronic appliances are appliances that are powered by electric current or electromagnetic field and appliances for generating, transferring and measuring electric current or electromagnetic field and that are designed to be powered by alternating current up to 1000 volts or direct current up to 1500 volts and conform to categories defined by Cabinet of ministers.
Taxpayer who pays NRT for electric and electronic appliances
Taxpayer who pays NRT for electric and electronic appliances is a person who is first in territory of Republic of Latvia to realize or use for economic activities electric and electronic appliances. Every manufacturer and importer is therefore responsible for management of waste produced by products which they have manufactured or imported.
Exemption from Natural Resources Tax
In 1st July of 2006 changes were made that stated that a taxpayer can obtain 100% exemption from Natural Resources Tax for electric and electronic appliances if it provides management of electric and electronic appliances according to environmental protection laws and regulations.
Collaboration with „Zaļā josta” Ltd. regarding management of electric and electronic appliances allows your company to obtain 100% exemption from NRT as well as gives the opportunity to care for clean environment of Latvia.