Barrick Receives Confirmation in Peruvian Tax Matter

January 18, 2005

TORONTO, Jan 18, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) (TSX:ABX) (LSE:ABX) (SWX:ABX) (BOURSE:ABX) announced today that it has received confirmation from SUNAT, the Peruvian tax agency, that SUNAT will not be appealing the September 30, 2004, Tax Court decision. (Information related to this matter can be found in Barrick's Third Quarter 2004 Report under Note 8 to the financial statements.)

Barrick shares are traded on the Toronto, New York, London and Swiss stock exchanges and the Paris Bourse.

SOURCE: Barrick Gold Corporation

Barrick Gold Corporation
Vincent Borg
Vice President, Corporate Communications
(416) 307-7477
Fax: (416) 861-1509

Email Alerts

Email Address *
Mailing Lists *

Enter the code shown above.

By providing your e-mail address, you are consenting to receive press releases, quarterly and annual reports, presentations and other information concerning Barrick Gold Corporation and its affiliates and partners. You may withdraw your consent at any time using the unsubscribe link below.


Email Address:  *

Our vision is the generation of wealth through responsible mining — wealth for our owners, our people, and the countries and communities with which we partner.

World Gold Council MemberMember of ICMM

En Español