VAT refund procedure 2021

August 17, 2021

On August 15, 2021, according to Marca Claro comments on the VAT refund 2021, in cases where the payment was deposited in August.

1. Favoring the most vulnerable households

The VAT refund is an initiative to alleviate the most vulnerable households affected by the pandemic crisis. The program benefits two million families, twice as many as in 2020, with the tax return on the consumption of products and services.

2. Deadline for payment of VAT refund

The third payment cycle of the VAT Refund was carried out between July 16 and August 4. It was expressed the beneficiary households of the program received the $76,000 pesos of the assistance.

3. Beneficiary of the VAT refund

VAT refund beneficiaries can go to IVA Refund and click on the button “Check here if you are a beneficiary”, enter your ID number in the open box and select the option “I am not a robot” and then click on search.

4. Updating of information

If you are one of the potential beneficiaries who need to update your contact information in the program’s information system, change the holder or assign an authorized person for collection, having as deadline until August 4 to report the new information and be included in the fourth payment cycle. Otherwise, you must wait for the new dates to be indicated by Prosperidad Social (Social Prosperity).

5. Date to be set

According to Social Prosperity, the entity in charge of delivering the resources of the government’s social programs, there is not yet information about the delivery dates of the fourth cycle of the VAT Refund, so we should be aware of it.

Source: Marca Claro 17/08/21