Privilégium fined over subsidy

A Labour Ministry inspection into the Privilégium non-profit organisation ruled that the organisation must return a Sk2.6-billion state subsidy it acquired unlawfully, the Hospodárske Noviny reported on October 24.

In addition, the organization must pay a Sk-630,000 fine.

The Labour Ministry granted a subsidy to Privilégium, where Labour Minister Viera Tomanová used to work. But then it was revealed that The organisation owed more than Sk17.3 million to Sociálna Poisťovňa in payroll taxes and nearly Sk2.8 million in unpaid taxes.

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Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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