President Laura Chinchilla ordered the creation of a Special Fraud Unit with an elite group of officials who take charge of collaborating with the Department of Taxation and prosecute major tax evaders.
In the next few days they will sign a decree for a competition 10 seats and to appoint experts to prosecute individuals and companies that violate the public finances.
In addition it restricts conciliation in cases of tax evasion. Until today, 78 criminal charges have gone to trial in this regard.
The Special Fraud Unit is to consider the cases of evasion would be made in about 3 months.
Chinchilla instructed the heads of State & Justice to minimize the criteria for conciliation in cases of evasion.