The Cabinet of
Ministers of Ukraine will consistently maintain and persevere in supporting the
transparent system of refund of value added tax introduced in spring of this
year, as well as expresses commitment by all means to offset all the attempts
to restore old corruption schemes in this area. Prime Minister of Ukraine
Volodymyr Groysman said in the context of discussing legislation drafted to improve
The Head of
Government reminded that operation of the electronic register of tax documents disables
any interference with the system, eliminates ‘human component’, and thus
reduces to zero the possibility of corruption in the area of VAT refunds.
allow anyone ruining the VAT refund system. We took a landmark decision to
introduce a transparent VAT refund scheme. We destroyed old schemes, and nobody
will have chance to recover them. This is the unanimous position of the
Government and, I assure you, the President's position will coincide with ours,"
the Head of Government emphasized.