A Hanoi Customs Department staff gives instructions on dealing with tax payment procedures to tax payers (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – The Hanoi Customs Department has publicised a list of 77 businesses with late tax payments amounting to approximately 72.5 billion VND (3.23 million USD).

The companies in the “blacklist” owe tax payments that are at least 90 days in arrears from their due dates.

The list is topped by Toan Thang Industry and Trade Co. Ltd, which owes over 20.7 billion VND (nearly 924.490 USD) in taxes. The firm is followed by Vietnam General Import-export and Technological Transfer Joint Stock Company and Huong Thanh Co. Ltd, each owing over 7 billion VND (312,760 USD).

The listed firms also include the Tan Viet Asia Co. Ltd, which has yet to pay only 135,000 VND (about 6 USD) in taxes.

The Hanoi Customs Department said overdue tax payments by the end of April amounted to 561 billion VND (25.06 million USD), owed by 520 enterprises headquartered in the capital city.

Eight businesses with late payments have been relieved from tax debt or late payment charges.-VNA