GRATA Azerbaijan at AmCham V Annual Tax Conference

On the 18 of January 2016 AmCham Azerbaijan together with the Ministry of Taxes organised the V Annual Tax Conference on the topic “Transparency and Compliance in the Tax System”.

According to agenda of the conference, the first panel was dedicated to the tax management and its development in the Republic of Azerbaijan; speeches on the tax administration and development of communication between tax payers and tax authorities were delivered during the second panel.

Along with the topics such as future tax reforms and adequate tax models, strengthening the control in the sphere of compliance with tax legislation, innovative services to increase transparency in taxation, possible tax reforms during the economic difficulties, main characteristics of criminal cases instituted on tax matters, the role of taxation system in boosting business and attracting investments, tax transparency and the new global reporting standard, Mr. Natig Shirinov, delivered a presentation on measures taken towards the recent amendments to the Tax Code.