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Casséus appointed as head of Haiti’s tax department

Jean Emmanuel Casséus during his appointment ceremony as the head of Haiti’s tax department. Photo credit: Le Nouvelliste

Jean Emmanuel Casséus was appointed as the new general director of Direction Générale des Impôts (DGI), the government body that collects and oversees taxes.

Casséus promised to be transparent in managing DGI during his appointment ceremony Thursday. Michel Patrick Boisvert, Haiti’s minister of economy and finances, warned Casséus of challenges awaiting him in the role. 

Casséus replaces Miradin Morlan, who headed DGI for six years. Source

Onz Chery

Onz Chery

A City College of New York graduate, Onz Chery covers politics, health, crime and other topics for The Haitian Times. He previously wrote for Elite Sports New York and the Cosmopolitan Soccer League. Chery can be contacted by email at [email protected] or on twitter @onz_11.
Onz Chery
Oct. 30, 2020

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