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Finance Minister, Abderrahmane Raouya, said Monday in Algiers, a case of tax avoidance from a number of members and the Council, that the state will, in any case, leave unpaid tax recovery.
According to the Court of Auditors, unpaid tax arrears amount to more than 11.380 billion dinars, including 3.630 billion tax products, 7,750 billion attracting judicial taxes and 5.300 billion of dinars of unpaid taxes former Algerian Bank for Foreign Trade (BACE).
The minister recalled that "the judiciary enjoyed since 2018 has the right to recover judicial taxes", adding "we will not leave, in any case, recover unpaid taxes."
In terms of tax controller interventions, Mr Raouya said that in 2017, 52,000 cases had been presented to the tax audit, the audited files amounted to 71.3 billion of dinars in 2013 to more than 89.5 billion dinars in 2017.
The tax audit program for the year 2018 comprises 1,937 accounting transactions and 227 operations to verify the overall tax situation in full, in addition to 611 temporary accounting transactions, the minister said.