ARGENTINA GIVES YOU A 21% VAT REFUND IN ACCOMODATION
As of January 2nd 2017, 21% VAT is no longer charged when booking a hotel room or a hotel room inclusive of breakfast.
This benefit is only for non-Argentinean residents, when paying their reservation by credit/debit card, or wire transfer (*).
(*) ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
Be a tourist with permanent residency outside of Argentina.
Provide copy of the passport sealed at the country port of entry.
For neighboring countries, the foreign identity document and proof of migration are also required.
Pay by credit or debit card not issued in Argentina or by international wire transfer.
The stay in the country should not exceed 90 days.
In case of no show or late cancellation, 21% VAT will be added to the penalty fee.