Politics

Azerbaijani, Lithuanian ministries sign agreement on taxes

05-05-2011 | 21:43        

  

A delegation from the State Tax Inspectorate under the Ministry of Finance of Lithuania visits Azerbaijan. The purpose of the visit is to discuss the issues related to cooperation between tax administrations of both countries in the taxation sector and to exchange views. An agreement has been signed at the Azerbaijani Ministry of Taxes. The Azerbaijani Ministry of Taxes and the State Tax Inspectorate under the Ministry of Finance of Lithuania signed an agreement on technical cooperation. The agreement was signed by Minister of Taxes of Azerbaijan Fazil Mammadov and Chief of the State Tax Inspectorate under the Ministry of Finance of Lithuania Modestas Kaseliauskas. Minister Fazil Mammadov says Azerbaijan-Lithuania relations are developing and it is the 4th agreement signed between tax agencies of the 2 countries. According to him, the Azerbaijani government has already ratified the 3 previous agreements. Chief of the State Tax Inspectorate under the Ministry of Finance of Lithuania Modestas Kaseliauskas says that the agreement signed between tax administrations of the 2 countries is of great importance in terms of broadening cooperation in the field of taxation. Further, they discussed issues related to experience exchange.