EghtesadOnline: In the Iranian years ending March 2018 and March 2019, the Health Ministry did not receive a penny of its 50% share in cigarette tax revenues, the head of the National Tobacco Control Secretariat of the ministry said.
EghtesadOnline: Director of Iranian National Tax Administration Omid Ali Parsa says the government’s tax revenues reached 890 trillion rials ($7.09 billion) during the first eight months of the current Iranian year (started March 21).
EghtesadOnline: Eighty-five percent of Iran's tax revenues come from only 3% of taxpayers, according to the head of Majlis Economic Commission, Eliyas Hazrati.
EghtesadOnline: Tax revenues account for 40% of the government’s public budget, the head of Iranian National Tax Administration said.
EghtesadOnline: The government earned 2.5 trillion rials ($20.66 million) from cigarette tax in the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 21-July 22).
EghtesadOnline: Tax revenues during the first four months of the current Iranian year (started March 21, 2018) increased by 10% compared to last year's corresponding period to reach 300 trillion rials ($6.81 billion), the head of the Iranian National Tax Administration said.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran accounted for 58% of government’s tax revenues (560 trillion rials or $12.87 billion) in the last fiscal year (March 2017-18), Mohammad Reza Nouri, the director of Tax Administration of Tehran Province, said.
EghtesadOnline: Higher tax revenues have always been a dream for the government. Though it is not smoothing shared by all in high places. Easy oil money meant that tax revenues were never really needed. So, adequate regulations and institutions for collecting taxes were hardly developed.