From October 1, drivers would pay for fuel with a considerable increase. This is a tax update to fuels, as established by Decree 561/2022, signed on August 30 by President Alberto Fernández; the chief of staff, Juan Manzur; and the Minister of Economy, Sergio Massa.

The tax update corresponds to the inflation of the first and second quarters of 2021, which accumulated 25.3%. The same decree establishes that as of January 1, 2023, the price evolution of the second half of 2021 and all of 2022 will be transferred. If the rise is not postponed, something that has been happening since the middle of last year, it will impact the price of gasoline and diesel.

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In this way, the gasoline would climb throughout the country (except Patagonia, freed from this tribute) at least $4.20 per litre, while the diesel would have a raise $3.10.

It would be the increase n ° 22 of the management of Alberto Fernández. Only so far in 2022, fuels have already increased four times, and this would be the fifth. The previous uploads were on February 2, March 14, May 9 and August 22.

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