Employees of the Prosecutor’s office in Kiev together with employees of national police detained red-handed the head of the Department of taxes and fees from individuals of the State fiscal service of Ukraine (SFS). About this on his page in Facebook said the Prosecutor General Yuri Lutsenko.
“Official confused charges and fees. For the reduction of penalties with three entrepreneurs demanded 20 thousand dollars”, – the public Prosecutor noted, adding a photo of the arrest.
Later in the press service of the national police of Ukraine said that the employee GFS demanded “tribute” in 20 thousand dollars. for assistance in conducting the audit of the company and its future closure.
The detention of the man militiamen carried out in the framework of criminal proceedings opened under part 3 St. 368 (acceptance of an offer, promise or obtaining illegal benefit by the official) Criminal code of Ukraine. It is threatened by imprisonment for a period of 5 till 10 years with deprivation of the right to occupy certain positions or engage in certain activities for a term up to 3 years with confiscation of property.