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Closer STT and STI cooperation in cases of tax evasion and corruption offences

State Tax Inspectorate under the Lithuanian Ministry of Finance (further – STI) and Special Investigation Service (STT)  signed a co – operation agreement which lays down the procedure for taking join actions between two bodies in disclosing and investigating corruption offences in tax administration and related areas. Under the agreement, institutions will pursue further co-operation in investigating cases of illicit enrichment.

The Parliament approved the Performance Report of the Special Investigation Service for 2012

Today the Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania (Seimas) approved the Performance Report of the STT for 2012.  When presenting it in the Parliament, Director of STT Saulius Urbanavičius made an overview of the most important results under the three main directions of the fight against corruption: criminal prosecution, corruption prevention and anti-corruption education. He also emphasized that during 2012, the STT focused on complex corruption investigations.

Žydrūnas Bartkus was appointed the 1st Deputy Director of the STT

2013-04-03 Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania, signed a decree appointing Žydrūnas Bartkus the 1st Deputy Director of the Special Investigations Service (STT).

Saulius Urbanavičius was appointed the Director of the STT

2013-03-29 Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania, signed a decree appointing Saulius Urbanavičius the Director of the Special Investigations Service (STT).