STS will be supported by a tax
administration expert from IMF /
Starting with July 30, 2018, a bew IMF expert will offer
tehcnical assistance to the national tax administration
authority in the framework of the TA project supported
by the Dutch government.
Martin Bergwerff, will take over Shawn Gale, who worked
at STS from January 1, 2017.
The long term resident expert will work at STS for the
remaining period of the project (1.5 years).
The TA objectives are focused on the following domains:
- tax compliance of high wealth individuals ;
- administration of large taxpayers;
- organizational reform of STS and strngthening of its
capacity to counter large scale tax evasion;
- integrity of taxpayers base.
Also, during his first week at work, Martin Bergwerff
will take part in various meetings with management of
the Ministry of Finance, State tax Service and
structural subdivisions of STS. During these meetings
the information on priority areas of tax administration
will be updated.