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 vehicle... Read More

Country India
Project Number 36055-012
Project 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 / Subsector Classification Public sector management
/ Public Expenditure and Fiscal Management
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Governance

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Hiranya Mukhopadhyay
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
India Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Finance Department - Government of Sikkim
To be determined

PDS Creation Date
25 Sep 2006

Last PDS Update
11 Oct 2007

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