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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Tax Target Reached

MOSCOW -- The Tax Ministry collected 270.1 billion rubles ($10.21 billion) in cash excluding transfers to target budget funds by Monday, Interfax reported Wednesday.

The annual target for this year was 267.3 billion rubles, Interfax quoted the Tax Ministry as saying.

Moreover, the federal budget received 20 billion rubles in tax payments between Nov. 1 and 22, the news agency said.