Meeting with workers of the republic's State Tax Service
On 16 February President Bako Sahakyan met workers of the republic's State Tax Service. Issues related to the activities carried out in 2010 and plans for the year of 2011 were discussed during the meeting. Head of the State Tax Service Artak Balayan and responsible workers of the structure delivered corresponding reports. In his speech the President noted that the tax policy is not limited only by the economic sphere and directly touches upon social and political issues. In this context the Head of the State noted the importance of the activity carried out by the structure realizing tax policy and in general rated satisfactory the work of the structure in 2010. Bako Sahakyan simultaneously underlined that the activities of the tax bodies and their efficiency is not described only by growth of the tax proceeds, they should be viewed from the long-term perspective so that today's successes would not generate difficulties in the future. Bako Sahakyan gave concrete instructions to the leadership of the structure in connection with the activities to be realized.