Independent Authority of Public Revenue: Taxpayers’ arrears to the state up in September

Taxpayers’ arrears to the state grew by 706 million euros in September compared with August totaling 9.257 billion euros, while the number of debtors grew by 410,322 in the month to a total of 4,267,408, the Independent Authority of Public Revenue said in a report released on Monday.

The report said that in September, the total of new and old debt to the state was 98.745 billion euros. In the nine-month period, collection of both new and old debt was 3.55 billion euros, the report said.

The Authority said that the number of taxpayers under an enforced collection measures programme totaled 991,392 in September, form 971,508 in August.