The Iraqi government plans to impose new taxes

By Mustafa Curran 30 minutes ago

Roudao - Erbil

MP from the Finance Committee in the Iraqi Parliament, Masood Haider, the Iraqi government plans to impose new taxes , including the electricity sector.

He revealed Haider, network Roudao media, "the Iraqi government plans to raise taxes on the electricity sector in the coming period." He pointed out that Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said that during his recent meeting with the Minister of Electricity Qassim Fahdawi.

And between Haider that "customs duties and taxes imposed by all countries of the world, which is a way to achieve a number of economic, developmental, financial and social objectives."

In related, revealed economist, Sumaisem peace, that Iraq is far from the whole institutional system therefore will be to increase the tax burden on new citizen.

He guessed Sumaisem in his speech to the network Roudao media, that "many problems as possible to hinder the work of the Government of Abadi, in the event of approval of the tax increase because the current situation is not ideal for institutional work in Iraq."

And it swept the Iraqi capital Baghdad and several cities in angry demonstrations in nearly a year to condemn the "default" to the work of the electricity sector, which caused a large wasting energy and constant interruptions for hours for a large supply of electricity.