Khujand, 09.08.2020. / NIAT “Khovar” /. Employees of the Tax Department of Sughd region in the framework of the implementation of the legislation of the Republic of Tajikistan on timely payment of taxes and cases of tax evasion in the first six months of 2020 conducted inspections of 340 individual entrepreneurs and legal entities. As a result, cases of tax evasion in the amount of 27.3 million Somoni were revealed, of which 24.6 million Somoni were transferred to the state budget. The head of the Tax Department of Sughd region Abduqayum Vohidov has informed the regional correspondent of NIAT “Khovar” Abdulahad Sharifzoda.
During the reporting period, 1,531 decisions on forcible collection of taxes for a total amount of 55.9 million Somoni have been made, of which 40.1 million Somoni have been recovered. This is 22.6 million somoni more than in the same period of last year.
Also today, according to the report, 35,536 individual entrepreneurs operating with a patent have been registered in the Sughd region, of which 33.0 million somoni of taxes have been paid to the state budget, and the number of entrepreneurs has increased by 904 people compared to the same period last year. Due to these benefits, tax collection has decreased by 5.2 million somoni compared to the same period last year.
At the same time, in the framework of the initiative of the Leader of the Nation on prevention of the consequences of the infectious disease Kovid-19 and support of small and medium business in the country a number of tax benefits are provided, of which according to preliminary data more than 14.0 thousand entrepreneurs 2,200 entrepreneurs with a patent and more than 500 legal entities have applied to the tax authorities for temporary suspension of their activities. On this basis, due to tax exemptions, reduction of tax rates and tax analysis of certain areas of activity, according to preliminary estimates, more than 45 million Somoni were not transferred to the state budget.
– In general, in the first six months of 2020, the plan of state budget revenues was provided in the amount of 100.9%, instead of the planned 1292.5 million Somoni to the state budget, taking into account the extra-budgetary social tax 1304.0 mln. Somoni, – added A. Vohidov.