55.4 Remuneration of the entity authorized to audit financial statements

The below table presents the amounts paid or payable to entities authorized to audit financial statements of PZU for a given period, increased by VAT and determined on the accrual basis. 

Type of services1 January - 31 December 20131 January - 31 December 2012
Audit of financial statements 633 633
Other assurance services 887 519
Tax advisory services 416 377
Other services 34 34
Total 1 970 1 563

The agreement on the audit of condensed separate financial statements of PZU and condensed consolidated financial statements of the PZU Group for the period of six months ended 30 June 2012 and 30 June 2013 and the agreement on the audit of separate financial statements of PZU and consolidated financial statements of the PZU Group for the year ended 31 December 2012 and 31 December 2013 was concluded and 16 July 2012. Annex of 2 August 2013 modified the scope of work specified in the aforementioned agreement for the separate financial statements of PZU for the period of 6 months ended 30 June 2013 so that the review of the condensed interim separate financial statements of PZU was replaced by an audit of the separate financial statements of PZU for the period of 6 months ended 30 June 2013.