Najib: higher non-oil revenues in the budget in 2016 to 15%

Our economy / Baghdad - Confirmed to the economic and investment commission in Parliament, on Sunday that the non-oil revenues ratio increased from 5% in previous years to 15% in the project next year's budget law in 2016, usually that is a "good development although it is still far from ambition," while He saw an economic advisor to the prime minister Haider al-Abadi, that the problem of the lack of those revenues lies in the weakness of the tax departments and other areas of the collection and the need to develop, revealing directed the government to implement the "uniform of custom fence" in the coming months.

She said a member of the Economic Committee, Najiba Najib said in a statement seen by the agency of our economy news that "the non-oil revenues ranging from eight to ten percent of the overall revenues achieved in the current 2015," indicating that they do so "be higher than achieved during the previous years where they constitute what It accounted for only five percent."

She said Najib, that "speculation for non-oil revenues increased in the budget in 2016 to 15%", usually that "it is a good development achieved after the formation of multiple committees at the level of the Council of Ministers and the use of internal and external expertise, although it is still far from ambitious."

Najib added that these "committees discussed the issue of taxes and wages collection own water and electricity, and we await the results of its work and whether the revenue will amount to conjecture ratio in the budget law or not."

Najib stressed that these "committees diagnosed the problems and put the necessary treatments, to reach the desired goal and an increase in non-oil revenues," pointing out that there is "a significant imbalance in the tax collection impact on public revenues and customs."