Finance Minister: No taxes on citizens in 2020 budget

Jordan

Published: 2019-12-05 12:18

Last Updated: 2019-12-05 13:37


During the press conference
During the press conference

During a press conference held today to announce the third economic stimulus package, Minister of Finance, Mohammad Al-Ississ confirmed that there won't be any increase in taxes on citizens in the 2020 budget.

He added, "Increasing salaries will not increase operational costs and we hope to raise growth."

He pointed out that the government will resist tax evasion and impediments to investment and growth.