Brazil's federal tax revenues down 10 pct in August

jueves 29 de septiembre de 2016 09:12 GYT

BRASILIA, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Brazil collected 91.808 billion reais ($28.45 billion) in federal taxes in August, down 10.12 percent from a year earlier when adjusted for inflation, government data showed on Thursday.

The country collected 107.416 billion reais in federal taxes in July, according to Brazil's tax agency. ($1 = 3.2274 Brazilian reais) (Reporting by Marcela Ayres; Writing by Alonso Soto; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)