Italy's tax revenues stable in first 8 months of 2013
Total slips -0.4% compared to same period in 201215 October, 18:27
(ANSA) - Rome, October 15 - Tax revenues and social security contributions in Italy were stable in the first eight months of 2013, the Italian economy ministry reported on Tuesday.
In a period hit by economic contraction and record unemployment, the total slipped just 0.4% compared to the first eight months of 2012, according to the Report on Revenues of the Italian Department of Finance.
Tax revenues actually edged up 0.1% from January to August, compared to the same period last year.