All articles tagged "taxes"

Tax payments down a third in Russia this year Tax payments down a third in Russia this year

23 Jun, 06:00 PM 11 comments

This year money is tight not just for the Russian people but for its government too, as tax receipts fall. At the end of May tax collection was down 32% compared to last year, while the federal budget is coming under extra stress from the economic crisis and the fight against it.

Tags: taxes

Lithuanian hoteliers pull plug on parliamentarians in tax protest Lithuanian hoteliers pull plug on parliamentarians in tax protest

29 Jun, 05:49 PM 6 comments

Members of the Parliamentary Assembly of the OSCE meeting in Lithuania will be left in the dark for two hours tonight as restaurants and hotels protest a recent tax hike. And unless something is done, the situation will only get worse, the businessmen warn.

Tags: taxes, protests



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