New taxes on alcoholic beverages and cigarettes and parliamentary financial stresses: government is obliged to implement

الأحد 2 أغسطس 2015 | 12:21 مساء

BAGHDAD / ... the parliamentary finance committee confirmed Sunday that the central government is committed to the application of financial taxes to be imposed on goods and alcoholic drinks and cigarettes in the country.

Said committee member Mohamed Abdel Kader's "Eye Iraq News", that "after the House of Representatives approve the adoption of the general budget of the country was one of the clauses impose financial taxes on goods and alcoholic beverages and cigarettes as he emphasized that the central government will stick to the application of those financial taxes."

"The reason for the delay in the implementation of central government taxes alcohol and cigarettes is a variation on the mechanism of the implementation of those taxes."

He said Abdul Qader "alcoholic beverages and cigarettes taxes have been agreed upon by the parliamentary finance committee and then later raised to the central government to implement such taxes." It ended 4