On February 22 2017, Carlsberg Azerbaijan has received the status of transparent tax partner by the Ministry of Taxes of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Thanks to adherence to best international practices and strict rules of compliance and clarity in its financial reporting, the Carlsberg Azerbaijan got the status of transparent tax partner by the Ministry of Taxes of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Status of the tax partner recognizes Carlsberg Azerbaijan as an important member of the economy in business community locally and example of transparency and excellent compliance, that is possible because of living by our Compass and applying the norms of Code of Ethics and Conduct in Carlsberg Group. Since the beginning of its operations in the country, Carlsberg Azerbaijan paid more than AZN 100 million in tax payments to the state budget.
On February 22, the awarding ceremony for the best company taxpayers took place at the Ministry of Taxes of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The award certificate was handed by the Taxes Minister Counsellor Alakbar Mammadov to Carlsberg Azerbaijan Financial Director Thomas Wolke.
Thomas Wolke, Financial Director of Carlsberg Azerbaijan:
“We are honored to become the owner of this certificate and to be recognized as a good partner of the Tax Ministry. I want to thank Mr. Mammadov and the Ministry of Taxes for this important award and for the goodwill shown to Carlsberg Azerbaijan. We genuinely appreciate the possibility of dialog and constructive relations. This support and trust will help us to develop our business in the country today and in the future.