Shadows day in the Fiscal Council 13 February 2019
As always, also this year there are shadows in the Fiscal Council. Two pupils who have excellently passed the pre-selection competition - the test about the basics of fiscal discipline - were in the Council today. Madara Vineta Stivriņa from Daugavpils State Gymnasium and Elizabete Kancēviča from Riga State 3rd Gymnasium.
Dace Kalsone, Secretary of the Council with gratitude, says: "They were great. Helped in comparing the tax revenue of the State Revenue Service and the Treasury for 2018, and the end was both a presentation and a great data table prepared. That is very useful for us - revenue structure changes between 2017 and 2018. I'm already waiting for the next shadow day ".
Madara Vineta Stivriņa told: "Today, I was shadow for Fiscal discipline council's representative Dace Kalsone, and time is running very fast. I have a chance to be a while in this proffesion. I have received answers to all my questions. The main answer what I received was, what is Fiscal discipline councile everyday duties. The main takeaway is to believe Yourseld and love all what you do. Thanks for this chance!"
Elizabete Kancēviča told: "Today I was shadow to the secretary of the Fiscal discipline council. In school I learn economy and calculus with figures are close to me, because of that I really enjoy this day with Dace. I am pleased with the opportunity to made tax revenue table and graph, as well as to experience a real working day in Fiscal discipline council participating in a video call to Spain Fiscal council. Because I met people in Fiscal discipline council and in the Ministry of Finance, I will go home with some advice from them, which I will use in different life situations. The relationship that exists here were so sincere, that arise desire to come back. Thanks!"