36055-012: Capacity Building for Fiscal Reforms in Sikkim

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The TA aims to help Sikkim state government to design effective measures needed to improve the state's public finances and build the necessary capacity within the state government to carry them out. The TA will help to develop a detailed plan to introduce value-added tax (VAT) in Sikkim including a plan for restructuring the Commercial Tax Department for an efficient introduction of VAT in the State; study the tax structure and revenue buoyancy of stamp duty and registration fees, motor ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 36055-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4297
Approval Date 18 Dec 2003
Geographical Location Sikkim, India
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Public Expenditure and Fiscal Management

 

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