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Svitzer's taxes investigated by Swedish authorities

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Svitzer's activities in the Faroe Islands are operated out of Sweden and the carrier must pay Swedish taxes, according to the Swedish Tax Agency. Svitzer confirms and states that the carrier is discussing the matter with the authorities.


BY SØREN PICO
Published 19.04.17 at 15:43

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