The Ministry of Finance states budget receipts of UAH 6.6 billion from customs clearance of cars with foreign registration. The Ministry of Finance said this in a statement, Ukrainian News Agency reports. From November 25, 2018 to February 14, 2019, citizens of Ukraine carried out customs clearance of 106,200 vehicles with foreign registration, which were imported into the customs territory of Ukraine from January 1, 2015 until the entry into force of the new rules for the importation of such vehicles and are in customs regimes of temporary import or transit. The total budget receipts from the customs clearance of cars with foreign registration amounted to UAH 6.6 billion (of which UAH 0.6 billion are duties, UAH 1.9 billion are VAT; UAH 3.3 billion are excise tax; UAH 0.8 billion - funds that were voluntarily paid by citizens to the state budget for exemption from administrative liability for violation of customs regimes). In 2019, the budget received UAH 4.9 billion from the customs payments. The plan for 2019 was UAH 1 billion. All customs payments that come from customs clearance of cars with foreign registration are sent to the Pension Fund of Ukraine. As Ukrainian News Agency earlier reported, on February 22, 2019, the grace period for applying the excise tax rate (ratio 0.5) for customs clearance of cars with foreign registration expires. After this time, the owners of such cars will pay excise tax at full rate.