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7
Feb
14.43
14.43

Changes in tax regulations for micro-enterprises

The State Revenue Service (SRS) reminds micro-enterprise taxpayers of a number of changes in regulations, resulting from tax reforms.

7
Feb
14.40
14.40

The SRS launches its “In-depth Cooperation Programme”

In order to encourage better cooperation between the State and responsible taxpayers, SRS has launched the expanded State and Enterprise “In-depth Cooperation Programme”. The expanded programme allows small and medium-sized businesses to participate, and the number of benefits for participants has been increased. Currently, participants can benefit from a number of SRS privileges, but there are plans to expand the programme to include benefits from other government institutions as well.

6
Feb
15.54
15.54

Personalised SRS consultations now available over the phone

In order to satisfy client demand and improve SRS services, it is now possible to receive personalised consultations that require disclosure of personal data over the phone. This service is available by calling 67120000; clients abroad can call Diaspora customer service at +371 67122443.

6
Feb
09.32
09.32

SRS Tax and Customs Police Department uncovers two marijuana growing operations

In January, the State Revenue Service (SRS) Tax and Customs Police Department completed a series of investigations and revealed and shut down a group involved in marijuana growing and trafficking operations. Five individuals are suspected to be involved, two of whom are being held for questioning.

28
Jan
08.45
08.45

From 12th of December 2018 personalized State Revenue Service (SRS) consultations now available by phone

In the spirit of developing SRS customer service, personal consultations are now available by phone. Local customers and as well Diaspora clients can reach SRS client services at 67120000 and from abroad by calling Diaspora client consultation services at + 371 67122443.

17
Oct
09.11
09.11

SRS Presents a Unique Company Rating Tool in the Baltics

The State Revenue Service (SRS) has created a yet unseen project in the Baltics for measuring the company rating: “Taxpayer Rating”. SRS invites entrepreneurs to try out the new tool at the stage of the pilot project and provide their proposals on improvements by the end of this year.

24
Jul
15.30
15.30

SRS to Become More Available to Foreign Investors

The State Revenue Service (the SRS) has carried out considerable improvements in servicing foreign investors. Several solutions have been developed to help foreign entrepreneurs to better orientate themselves in the Latvian tax system and the range of SRS services. Special focus is placed on an individual approach and high level service standards.

12
Apr
15.58
15.58

The SRS Provides Consultations to the Biggest Genome Sequencing Organisation from China

On 12 April, within the framework of the cooperation between the State Revenue Service (SRS) and the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA), SRS will be visited by representatives of the Chinese research organisation BGI. BGI is the world’s biggest genome sequencing centre, which intends to establish the Life Sciences and Technology Park in Latvia. BGI representatives applied to the State Revenue Service for a consultation in issues of customs rates and VAT payments.

23
Mar
09.58
09.58

How Will the Tax Reform Affect Me?

Last year, within the framework of the tax reform, the Saeima approved several bills, which means that starting from this year’s 1 January both entrepreneurs and natural persons are affected by significant changes in the tax area.

12
Jan
15.30
15.30

Important information on excise tax certificates

Excise duty guarantee certificates with specific due date which are issued until 12th of January, 2018, are valid with conditions specified therein until the end of due date or until the first re-registration. Whereas, excise duty guarantee certificates with unspecified due date which are issued until 12th of January, 2018, are valid with conditions specified therein until 31st of December, 2018, or until the first re-registration.