Accordingly, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism shall assume the prime responsibility for, and coordinate with the Ministry of Justice and relevant ministries and agencies to soon allow travel service businesses to receive an 80% reduction in deposit for travel service business by the end of 2023, reduce the time for settlement of deposit refunds for travel services from 60 days to 30 days.
The Ministry of Finance shall timely implement policies on the relaxation and reduction of taxes, fees, charges and land rentals after being promulgated by competent agencies; implement preferential tax policies for imported goods to finance COVID-19 prevention and control after being approved by the Government.
The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs shall urgently submit for the promulgation of policies related to the reduction of contributions or support from the balance of the social insurance fund in a short term to promptly provide support to employees, businesses, cooperatives, business households and other groups of employers, such task must be completed in September 2021; direct and guide the Vietnam Social Security to research and propose exemption from fines for late payment of social insurance arising in 2020 and 2021 in accordance with law regulations, such task must be completed in September 2021.
Besides, the Ministry of Finance shall direct the General Department of Customs to allow enterprises, cooperatives and business households to submit scanned copies certified by digital signatures for documents that must be submitted as originals in the form of paper/notarized/certified copies in accordance with regulations of ministries and agencies to solve bottlenecks upon clearing goods; enterprises, cooperatives and business households shall supplement such documents after the goods are cleared for post-inspection.
This Resolution takes effect from the signing date.