Bashagha government seizes over 131 million dinars from taxes in eastern region

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Bashagha government seizes over 131 million dinars from taxes in eastern region

August 23, 2022 - 12:52
Written by: MohamedAhmed

The deputy prime minister of the parallel government, Ali al-Qatrani, has transferred 19 million dinars in customs fees and taxes from the accounts of the Customs Authority in the eastern region in June and July to the accounts of the Command of Haftar's militia.

According to a letter sent by Finance Minister, Khaled Al-Mabrouk to the Prime Minister of the Government of National Unity, Abdel Hamid Dbeibah, the ministry has begun to take legal measures in this regard and refer the matter to the Attorney General's Office for jurisdiction.

Another letter from the Ministry of Finance revealed that the total revenues collected by the tax administrations in the eastern region amounted to more than 220 million dinars, noting that the tax departments of the cities of Benghazi, Tobruk, Sirte, al-Qubba and Derna transferred more than 131 million dinars of tax revenues that they collected to the accounts of the parallel government.