News site: Czech Television must pay large tax bill by end of next week

14-05-2009

Czech Television has to pay a tax bill of CZK 300 million (USD 15 million) by the end of next week, the news website ihned.cz reported. The tax authorities say the public broadcaster failed to pay the required tax on license fees received from viewers. For its part, the station has taken the Prague 2 tax office to court, saying checks it carried out were unlawful.