|EXCISE RELIEF FOR DIFFERENTLY-ABLED PERSONS|
Motor vehicles designed for use by differently-abled persons will be EXEMPT from Excise Tax with effect from January 1, 2019.
Additionally, if a motor vehicle has been or will be converted for use by a differently-abled person, to the satisfaction of the Commissioner-General, it will also be EXEMPT from the payment of Excise Tax.
Effective November 1, 2018, the following shall be the rates of exchange for the purpose of the provision to Section 22(1) (a) of the Customs Act, Chapter 82:01:-
|COUNTRY||CURRENCY UNIT||GUYANA DOLLAR|
|Trinidad & Tobago||Dollar||30.91|
|United Kingdom||Pounds Sterling||266.42|
|United States of America||Dollars||208.50|
|United Arab Emirates (UAE)||Dirham||56.76|
The notification under Section 22 (2)(c) of the Customs Act, Chapter 82:01 last published by the Commissioner-General, Guyana Revenue Authority in the Official Gazette is hereby superseded.
The above rates of exchange are published solely for the purpose of Customs collection and may not correspond with the rates of exchange, which the Commercial Banks employ in the course of their business.
Mr. Godfrey Statia
Commissioner - General