MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russia –
Source: Russia – Prosecutor Generals Office
Supervision over execution of legislation on taxes and fees is one of the priorities of prosecutorial activities. In this work, protection of economic interests of the state and the rights of taxpayers.From the revenues of taxes and fees depends on the functioning of the budget system, so prosecutors used a set of measures to reduce tax arrears.One of the most effective security measures – the arrest of property of the taxpayer under article 77 of the Tax code of the Russian Federation.Bodies of Prosecutor’s office of the Russian Federation on the application of arrest in respect of property of defaulters of taxes and other mandatory payments is carried out in close cooperation with the tax authorities of the Russian Federation.In 2019 prosecutors sanctioned about 10 thousand decisions of tax authorities on imposing arrest on the property of delinquent taxes amounting to about 25 billion rubles.This effective measure facilitates the rapid repayment of debt.Only in 2019 after the arrest taxpayers paid to the budget more than 13 billion rubles.This and other news can be found on the information and communication service of the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation “ETHER” at: efir.genproc.gov.ru
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation from Russian Language to English.