Prime Minister agrees to wait for a sales tax increase
July 14, 2015 17 0

The head of the Basra Council this morning to await approval by Franck Abadi to increasing sales tax

Franck revealed during a press statement obtained by the news agency of our economy on abolishing the sales tax new and start work with the tax was in place already as of Thursday.

Franck said that Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari informed Customs Directorate South to cancel a new tax on all goods and goods involved across the southern ports, and former sales tax from tomorrow.

Franck continued, "that decision came against the background of an interview Prime Minister Haidar Al-Abbadi, clarified the magnitude of damage to Basra ports due to the application of the 15% sales tax imposed on traders and importers, stating that Abbadi met bezibari after our meeting."