The tax authorities have searched the office of Kyivstar

Налоговики обыскали офис Киевстара

Office of Kyivstar searched

A search in the office of the operator related to the production, non-payment of about 2.4 billion.

The office of Kyivstar in Kiev came with a search warrant tax police. The President of the company Peter Chernyshev said on the social network Facebook on Thursday, January 4.

“This morning, to our head office received about three dozen tax police. Got through security all here is such a team, just extending our turnstile, and presented us the decision of Shevchenkovsky district court of Kyiv for permission to conduct a search of our office,” he wrote.

Chernyshev said that tax came without weapons and without masks, but they “came from four major tax”.

“What are they looking for with such a large staff? Three agreements, concluded for a very long time the previous management of the company and has ceased action, and a couple of dozen additional documents to them”, – said Chernyshov.

He reminded that for almost 2 years there is a court of Kyivstar with the State fiscal service, which considers that the operator has paid into the Treasury of Ukraine almost 1, 5 billion UAH.

“We believe that this is the thing invented, as the company is always properly and fully remits all taxes to the state budget. No wonder we are regularly called taxpayer No. 1 in the telecommunications industry and one of the largest taxpayers in the country,” said Chernyshev.

Soon a press-the Secretary of the State fiscal service Natalia Nepryakhina reported that the search in the office of the operator Kyivstar related to the proceedings on failure to pay approximately 2.4 billion hryvnias of taxes.

The staff of tax police of Office of large taxpayers of the SFS held its “with the aim of finding and seizure of documents, which has objective value in criminal proceedings”.

“We conducted a search pursuant to the decision of the investigating judge dated 3 January 2018, adopted by results of consideration of the corresponding petition of the investigator coordinated the procedural head – the Prosecutor of the Prosecutor General,” said Nepryakhina.

“During carrying out a search in accordance with changes in the code of Criminal procedure were applied on a video”, she added.

Recall that Kyivstar was accused of tax evasion.