Cablegate: Taxation of Foreign Assistance
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031625Z May 04
UNCLAS ANKARA 002477
STATE FOR EUR/SE AND M/RM
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: EAID PREL TU
SUBJECT: TAXATION OF FOREIGN ASSISTANCE
REF: SECSTATE 74181
In response to reftel, post has canvassed sections and
agencies responsible for the assistance programs described in
para 17, section IIA1. Post is not aware of any case in
which the Turkish authorities levied taxes, or attempted to
levy taxes on goods provided under fy 2003 appropriations
under these assistance programs.