The main purpose of the mission was to continue TA to assist with upgrading the compilation and dissemination of fiscal data and GFS in Vietnam in line with the international standard, the Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014 (GFSM 2014).
This technical assistance (TA) mission on Government Finance Statistics (GFS) was conducted remotely during February 2022-April 2022. The main purpose of the mission was to review the progress made by the authorities in implementing previous TA recommendations and provide further support to strengthen the compilation and dissemination of GFS in line with international standards set out in the Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014 (GFSM 2014).
This is a summary report concerning a remotely delivered capacity development (CD) activity by Mr. Joshua Aslett (IMF Fiscal Affairs Department (FAD), Mr. Andy Ditchfield and Mr. Steve Howlin (FAD Short Term Experts (STX)) to the General Department of Taxation (GDT) of Vietnam during the period September 22 to December 15, 2022. The purpose of this CD was to consolidate and build on the compliance risk management (CRM) theory training delivered in June 20211 by practically applying those CRM principles to the tourism sector to create a tourism sector compliance improvement plan (CIP). This remotely delivered activity will be followed by onsite assistance in February 2023 at which time the tourism CIP will be completed.