Azerbaijani Customs Committee ensures 13 percent of annual forecast budget allocation

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Baku, Azerbaijan, March 11

By Abbas Akhundov - Trend:

The Azerbaijani State Customs Committee transferred 196.64 million manat to the state budget in January-February, 2014, through collection of customs duties and taxes which made up 12.94 percent of the annual forecast, the official website of the committee reported on March 11.

Some 99.327million manat was transferred in February.

Income from customs duties amounted to 19.02 million manat, VAT on imported goods - 75.46 million manat, excise taxes -3.73 million manat and road taxes - 1.12 million manat in February, according to the report.

The forecast on committee transfers to the state budget for 2014 was set at 1.52 billion manat.

Official exchange rate on March 11 is 0,7844 AZN / USD.

Translated by S.I.
Edited by S.M.

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