Ukraine needs to modify tax laws to attract foreign investment – Barna

Украине необходимо доработать налоговое законодательство, чтобы привлечь иностранные инвестиции, - Барна

Ukraine needs to modify tax laws to attract foreign investment. About this on air of the “Prime Evening” on TV channel “112 Ukraine” said the MP from the PPO Oleg Sheep.

“We need to harmonize the tax legislation, to accept it in accordance with anti-corruption laws and not to interfere with the international integration of our economy. So we can get to the development of the economy for foreign investments, which may, to some extent, the loans of foreign banks, provided that our enterprises accounts must be opened. Must be approached carefully so as not to damage the development of our economy,” he said.

He also commented on the opinion of the head of Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (VRU) on taxation and customs policy, the Chairman of the working group on deoffshorization of the Nina Yiannou about the fact that in Ukraine it is necessary to encourage voluntary Declaration of physical persons accounts and shares in companies outside the country, and then to develop the legislation on deofshorizatsii.

“Nina Southerner is a very experienced expert in this matter, so she looks at this issue not from the political side and the constructive, and the state,” he added.

Earlier the leader of fraction “Batkivshchyna” Yulia Tymoshenko announced that her political force has registered two bills that are totally closed to any possibility of money laundering through offshore companies. According to the politician, today, in the person of the head of the parliamentary Committee on taxation and customs policy Nina juaninos is the resistance to the adoption of these laws for the reason that “a Southerner, a business partner of Petro Poroshenko”, and covers the offshore business of government.

Recall, dozens of media outlets around the world simultaneously published materials about the owners of large offshore, based on data from “Panama archives” – a collection of documents about offshore schemes a little-known company from Panama Mossack Fonseca.