Social networks were the scene of complaints through photos or comments, on the coharge of the increased value added tax (VAT) to local suppliers or people living in Manabi.
A user complained the charge of the new tax increase in Manta, through the invoice of a grocery store chain. The company in question that gave no statements until noon yesterday.
A user of this network said that only in cases where bills were issued through the RUC or companies, the 14% would be charged, but consumers who only gave their identity card number or asked their issuance as final consumer, would not be charged. In this case the 2% return for the solidarity contribution would be included in the same bill.
In other cases, traders showed supplier invoices for poultry and soft drinks in which the 14% was charged.