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SRS calculates 88.5 million lats in taxes and fines

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In the first eight months of this year the State Revenue Service (SRS) Tax Control Department has conducted 1088 tax audits, ordering to pay 88.5 million lats.

Overall, in the first eight months of 2010, in 1088 tax audits 53.5 million lats were calculated in taxes, while the amount of fine was 26 million lats, and the fine for delay in payment – 9 million lats, BNN.LV was informed by SRS.

The effectiveness of tax audits was 93 %. In general, 10 556 tax control measures were conducted.

Moreover, 149 tax calculations were done, of which the intended budget loss was assessed to be at the extent of 11.2 million lats; as well as, 7651 thematic inspections were carried out with the effectiveness of 63 %.

SRS has applied fines in line with the Latvian Administrative Violations Code at the extent of 1.8 million lats for the found infringements in 1219 thematic inspections. While, in 154 cases oral reprimand was issued for the confirmed infringements.

Minor infringements were detected in 1544 thematic inspections, which comprises 42 % of the total amount of thematic inspections, where violations were found; while in 224 cases a warning to suspend the economic activity was made, but in four cases the economic activity in the tax payer division was stopped due to the infringements.

When fixing the additional budget payment sum at the extent of 11.8 million lats, 506 decisions were adopted in cases where the tax payer within the framework of the data conformity inspections, after receiving the notification on the irregularities in declarations found by SRS, has not submitted a correction of the value added tax or corporate income tax disclosure or a valid explanation of the found irregularities within the fixed time-limit.

During this period, in 495 tax audits of physical entities, the budget payments at the extent of 11.8 million lats were additionally calculated, while supplementary declarations were demanded from 197 physical entities.

The tax audit, in compliance with the mentioned Article, was carried out for 83 physical entities, additionally calculating the individual income tax at the extent of 1.1 million lats, the fine for the delay in payment – 0.3 million lats, and fines – at the extent of 0.6 million lats. Moreover, in 33 cases the declared cash reserves at the extent of 1.5 million lats in the additional disclosures were not approved.


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