In the Donbas, the tax authorities seized nine million cigarettes

На Донбассе налоговики изъяли сигареты на девять миллионов

Seized cigarettes

Tax police raided the branch of the company in wholesale trade in tobacco products.

In the Donetsk region tax police Phantom withdrew from one of the companies consignment of cigarettes worth almost 9 million USD for tax evasion. About it reports Management of operational support on individual areas of the ATO of the State fiscal service in the area.

It is noted that the tax authorities conducted a search in one of the branches of the company on wholesale trade in tobacco products.

“During the search in the warehouse discovered 452 thousand packs of cigarettes with filter in the range, are covered with marks of excise tax received for labeling of other tobacco products taxed at lower rates, resulting in understated tax liability for excise tax in excess of 3.5 million UAH”, – stated in the message.

The total cost of the goods which was seized, is 8.7 million. At the moment pre-judicial investigation proceeds.

As reported Корреспондент.netpreviously in one of the ports of Odessa region found a container with a large quantity of illegal cigarettes in the amount of 15 million hryvnia.

In Ukraine cigarettes will rise by 4-5 hryvnia