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New Tax Threshold for Online Shopping over EUR22 Enters into Force
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New Tax Threshold for Online Shopping over EUR22 Enters into Force

TIRANA, August 4 As of Thursday, Albanian will pay a tax for the goods that they purchase online, which have a value higher than Euro 22. The decision entered into force after it was published in the Official Gazette. The decision also defines that a tax will be also paid for products send from abroad...

Twinning project between the Albanian Customs and EU countries
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Twinning project between the Albanian Customs and EU countries

Tirane, Albania 10 March, 2016 In a conference held on Thursday, March 4th, the Albanian Customs Administration presented a twinning project with the European Union member countries. “Modernization of the Albanian Customs Administration” twinning project aims to accelerate the procedures in the Albanian Custom points by establishing a computer based system which will make possible...

Excise tax brings more revenues to the state budget
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Excise tax brings more revenues to the state budget

The increase of excise tax in the beginning of the year has increased the incomes allocated to the state budget, according to statistics published by the Ministry of Finances. According to Ministry’s report, incomes reached the amount of ALL 13.9 million for January – May period, increasing with ALL 1.4 million compared to the same...

Revenues from the excise tax increased in the first two months of 2015
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Revenues from the excise tax increased in the first two months of 2015

Although the import of merchandise that should pay the excise tax, such as oil, revenues collected by the excise tax have increased. The increase of the excise’s level during the first months of this year has shown its positive effects in the increase of revenues allocated to the state budget by this tax. The fiscal...

General Director of Customs, Elisa Spiropali resigns for personal reasons
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General Director of Customs, Elisa Spiropali resigns for personal reasons

The General Director of Customs, Elisa Spiropali announced in a Facebook update that she had submitted her resignation to the Minister of Finances, on Saturday (March 7). In her statement, Spiropali explains the reasons that led her to take this decision, after being the head of  Customs for about one year and six months. “A...

Albania and Kosovo to establish joint customs offices in customs points
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Albania and Kosovo to establish joint customs offices in customs points

The Albanian and Kosovo Ministries of Finances will sign a joint agreement for the establishment of a joint customs office. The decision of the two governments was announced during the meeting of Albanian Minister of Finances, Shkelqim Cani and his Kosovar counterpart Abdullah Hoti. The two counterparts discussed on intensifying Albania – Kosovo cooperation in...

Albanian Customs to start an inspection campaign for alcoholic beverages
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Albanian Customs to start an inspection campaign for alcoholic beverages

Albanian Customs in cooperation with Crown Agents and SICPA will start a wide inspection campaign during March in all retail and wholesale points of alcoholic beverages with the aim to identify the traders which do not respect the trading standards for such products and to seize undeclared, illegal and falsified alcoholic beverages, if they exist....