Value-Added Tax Evasion in Estonia in 2012

The Tax and Customs Board estimated that up to $282 Million (€220 Million) in Value-Added Tax (VAT) was evaded in Estonia in 2012. The amount of fraud represented 15 percent of all taxes collected by the government. There are over 70,000 companies in Estonia that are liable to charge VAT, and the government has identified… Continue reading Value-Added Tax Evasion in Estonia in 2012

Amphetamine addiction rates high in Nordic countries

Along with the Czech Republic, Nordic countries have a high rate of addicts receiving drug treatment for use of amphetamines.The Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Sweden and Finland have between 57 percent of 82 percent of all drug treatment residents being addicted to amphetamines, according to the United Nations.