Minister: Large families in Turkey to be exempt from tax
Azerbaijan, Baku, October 23/ Trend, R. Hafizoglu /
Turkish families with three or more children will be exempt from paying taxes, Turkish Finance Minister Mehmet Shimshek said during a debate on the 2014 state budget in the country's Parliament, Sabah newspaper reported on Wednesday.
According to the publication, Turkey's budget for the next year allocated 78.5 billion lira for education and 30.4 billion lira for social assistance to low-income families.
Earlier, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan called for increasing the birth rate in the country.
According to him, it is necessary for the support and development of the Turkish nation.
The official exchange rate for October 23 is 1.9802 TRY / USD.