The value added tax in Italy was lowered on items including face masks, baby wipes, and feminine hygiene products. The value-added tax rate has been reduced to 5% for the following items:
Products for the care and maintenance of women's personal hygiene infant- and toddler-specific items, such as diapers, car seats, and foods.
Protective equipment, such as face masks, and other items related to the battle against COVID-19.
Additionally, district heating services will continue to enjoy the lower VAT rate of 5% during the first quarter of 2023. As a result, this lower VAT rate will be in effect for the months of January, February, and March of 2023. Find the official declaration here.