Baku. 16 March. REPORT.AZ/ According to the information of the Ministry of Taxes, at the beginning of this year 25,508 taxpayers were registered in Azerbaijan.
Report informs citing the ministry, 23 828 of them are natural persons, 1680 - legal entities, including 114 companies with foreign investments.
It is noted that the sphere of interests of companies with foreign investments operating in the non-oil sector was expanded.
The Ministry noted that foreign investments contribute to growth in the number of large companies with large financial capacity and private sector development in the country.