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More Large Businesses in Armenia Paying Taxes, Official Claims

Vardan Harutyunyan, president of Armenia’s State Revenue Committee, told reporters today in Yerevan that the percentage of large businesses evading paying taxes has decreased from 48.8% at the end of 2016 to 33.2% today.

Harutyunyan said that 653.8 billion AMD in tax was collected in the past seven months, up 7.6% collected during the same period in the previous year.

Harutyunyan did not specify those businesses that weren’t paying taxes and now are.