Experts have criticized the government's move to introduce a 30-percent tax on purchases of foreign currency by individuals and legal entities.
The NBB press office said that the "temporary" measure was needed to prevent negative trends in the foreign currency and financial markets and make rubel deposits more attractive.
Three prominent opposition politicians have applied to the Minsk City Executive Committee for permission to hold a “car run” on January 5 in protest against a new tax on motor vehicle owners.
A tax may be imposed on unemployed able-bodied individuals, Prime Minister Mikhail Myasnikovich said Friday in Kastsyukovichy, Mahil
The finance ministry has proposed a further increase in the rates of excise tax on motor fuel, an oil refinery manager told BelaPAN.
The Belarusian government plans to abolish a number of taxes and introduce other liberalization measures in the sphere in 2011, Dzmitry Kiyko, a departmental chief at the finance ministry, told reporters in Minsk on September 9, as quoted by
he rates of excise taxes on alcoholic and tobacco products are expected to be raised in Belarus in September, Dzmitry Kiyko, head of the finance ministry’s tax policy and budgetary revenues department, told reporters in Minsk on Wednesday, as quoted by
The meeting of the government focused on efforts designed to ensure that Belarus ranks among the top 30 countries in terms of favorable business conditions.
The introduction of a tax on greenhouse gas emissions may deal a serious blow to some companies, warned Alyaksandr Rachewski, a departmental head at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection, as quoted by
Leanid Kozik, head of the pro-government Federation of Trade Unions of Belarus (FTUB), has suggested introducing a tax on men without children to boost birth rates and increase the government’s budget revenues. Mr.