July 15, 2024

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Brazil’s radio hams campaign for tax exemption

Brazil’s national amateur radio society LABRE is campaigning for the abolition of taxes on amateur radio equipment

A translation of the LABRE post reads:

LABRE continues with the campaign to collect signatures for a petition to be sent to the National Congress so that parliamentarians can complete the Bill of Law (PL) 5320/2009 . This project, which has been stopped, deals with the “exemption from the Import Tax and the Tax on Industrialized Products to own devices for the Amateur Radio Service, when imported or acquired by a qualified amateur radio operator and participant in the National Amateur Radio Emergency Network (Rener), member of the National Civil Defense System (Sindec) ”.

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