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Saturday, 31.01.2015, 12:05
According to the Estonian Ministry of Finance data, the Estonian state collected 7.82 billion euros in revenues and channelled 7.77 billion euros for expenditures in 2014, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
Keyword tags: Budget, Estonia, Financial Services, Taxation
The Riga City Council on January 27th approved the municipal budget for 2015, reports LETA.
The current Riga City Council has run up a budget deficit of over EUR 50 million, which proves poor management practices on the part of the current Riga City Council's leaders, as Riga City Council members from All For Latvia!-For Fatherland And Freedom/LNNK told a press conference yesterday, reports LETA.
The total amount of unpaid budget debts administered by the State Revenue Service (SRS) reached EUR 1.402 billion as of January 1, 2015 in Latvia, as SRS data indicates.
The state budget revenue forecast in 2015 is 5.4% higher than in 2014 in Latvia, the State Revenue Service (SRS) Director Inara Petersone told the press representatives today, cites LETA.
Tax collection in Latvia was almost 100% on target in 2014, the State Revenue Service was just EUR 12 million short of collecting the full planned amount, as the Revenue Service's Director General Inara Petersone said in an interview with the Latvian State Radio this morning, cites LETA.
The Finance Committee of the Riga City Council decided yesterday to allot a EUR 88.6 million subsidy to the municipal public transport company Rigas satiksme from the Riga budget, reports LETA.