Draft budget highlights taxpayer fatigue, creates policy mix doubts

EconomyMacroeconomy Tags: Budget, Revenues
Photo by Gerarsimos Domenikos/Fosphotos
Photo by Gerarsimos Domenikos/Fosphotos

The draft 2018 budget submitted to Parliament on Monday is the first formal confirmation by the Finance Ministry that revenues figures are starting to reveal signs of fatigue among taxpayers.

The ministry had to revise the revenue target for 2017 from the figure included in the Medium Term Fiscal Strategy (MTFS), which was only submitted in mid-May.

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