According to the results of the journalistic investigation of the newspaper “New Sibir”, conducted in 2018 in conjunction with the NGO “Public Control”, a new method was developed to identify the shadow turnover of alcohol.
Social activists and journalists have been involved in the shadow turnover of alcoholic beverages since the fall of 2017. More than 300 outlets were checked, according to the statements several administrative cases were initiated.
“It turned out that around us openly conducted activities that cause multimillion-dollar damage to the budget,” said Ivan Konobeev, president of the Public Control NGO. – In particular, a significant part of the turnover of beer, especially in the lower price segment, is implemented without taking into account in the EGAIS system and is not declared. “
The manufacturer pays to the regional budget an excise tax of 21 rubles per liter of beer. The decrease in production in 2017 (5.9% or 1.9 million declining for the first nine months) reduced the size of excise taxes in the regional budget by 400 million rubles, and production growth in 2018 (by 5.2% or 1.6 million gave relative to the same period of 2017) brought an additional 336 million rubles.
As a result of the interaction of journalists and activists with the specialists of the MRA Rosalkogolregulirovaniya in the Siberian Federal District, a method of public verification was developed, allowing to identify signs of
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