The head of the Kurgan tax service arrested for bribery


Photo: RF IC / Telegram

The head of management of Federal tax service (FNS) in the Kurgan region was arrested for two months. This was reported in Telegram channel of the Investigative Committee of Russia (TFR) on Saturday, February 24.

As specified on the website of the Ministry, Vladimir Rijeka accused of embezzlement, committed in a large scale using his official position (part 3 article 160 of the criminal code) and bribery in especially large scale (part 6 of article 290 of the criminal code).

According to investigators, in February of 2017 Ryzhuk has demanded from one of local businessmen three million rubles. In addition, the IRS sued the businessman the requirement to pay back taxes with fines and penalties amounting to more than 50 million rubles and arrested its accounts, equipment and property.

A businessman in the same month to the chief of the Department FNS of 500 thousand rubles. Soon, however, the decision of the tax authorities was challenged in court and cancelled as illegal, so the owner gave the remainder of the required amount from him.

The investigators found that Ryzhuk from October 2014 to may 2017 regularly went to the service car in Tyumen to a family, paying for fuel at the expense of the Department. On these trips spent more than 320 thousand rubles from the budget. Your expenses he cheated by bogus waybills.

An investigation against the head of the Agency is conducted with the assistance of the internal security service of the FTS of Russia. Rijeka will check on participation in similar crimes.

Video, photo All from Russia.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here