Policy status:Planned
Date Effective:2008
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Economic Instruments>Direct investment>Infrastructure investments, Policy Support
Policy Target:Transport>Passenger

Portugals national budget for 2008 proposed a range of taxation-related measures to address climate change. Among there were: - making the national vehicle taxation more green by increasing the proporation of the vehicle purchase tax that takes account of the CO2 emissions of the vehicle; - increasing road fuel duty and emission-based circulation taxes; and - further financial relief on biofuel duties and a tax rebate on income raised from electricity micro-generation.

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