Tax Administration and Statistical System Modernization Project (WB-P163711)

Countries
  • Kyrgyzstan
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
C
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Voting Date
Dec 9, 2019
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Borrower
Ministry of Finance
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Sectors
  • Finance
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 48.50 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 48.50 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Aug 16, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jun 28, 2019


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Project Description

According to the Bank's website, this project aims to improve effectiveness of tax collection and enable the national statistical system to measure economic and social development. 

The project will consist of three components:

1. State Tax Service institutional development that will support (i) enhancing the strategic focus and performance of State Tax Service management, (ii) improving human resource management and staff capacity, and (iii) revising the legal framework necessary to support a modern tax administration that is aligned with international good practices.

2. State Tax Service operational development that will support modernisation of operational functions by implementing new streamlined business processes within the State Tax Service and enhanced tax administration Information Technology system. 

3. National Statistical Committee institutional development that will support strengthening of the legal environment for the national statistical system and institutional structure of the National Statistical Committee. 

According to the Bank, there are no negative environmental or social impacts expected. 

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

State Tax Service: Tenizbek Abzhaparov; Chairman. tabzhaparov@sti.gov.kg

National Statistical Committee: Akylbek Sultanov; Chairman. nsc_mail@stat.kg

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