Fiscal council 5 April meeting issues  5 April 2019

Council meeting was held on 5 April 2019 in which the leading experts of the Ministry of Finance participated. At the meeting were discussed fiscal rules calculations, which will be the basis for the Latvia's Stability Programme 2019-2022. The Council maintained its decision regarding the calculation of the one-off impact of the tax reform, which should lead to a surplus budget for 2020. The Council intends to publish an interim report (opinion) on the Stability Programme on 23 April.

During the meeting there were also discussed issues on Baltic-Nordic indepedent fiscal councils meeting on 16-17 June, that will be held in Vilnius this year, as well as there were discussed Council secretariat's capacity problems.