Comments on:

Afghan government arresting U.S. contractors over improper taxes

Back to the article » |
Contractors doing reconstruction work in Afghanistan are being intimidated and even arrested by the Afghan government over nearly $1 billion in taxes they’re supposed to be exempt from, according to a new report by the Special Inspector General for Afghan Reconstruction. The Afghan Ministry of Finance has charged 43 contractors $921 million in taxes and penalties, even though contractors...

To learn more about commenting on and our community guidelines, please see our comments FAQ.