Ukrainian Parlament will enact 'de-offshorization' legislation in near future - MP
The Verkhovna Rada soon will draw up a well-worked bill allowing levying all incomes in Ukraine, the chairman of the Verkhovna Rada commission for tax and customs policies (the Bloc of Petro Poroshenko faction), Nina Yuzhanina, has said.
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"Ukrainian legislation does not ban management or ownership of an offshore company. But civil servants cannot be top managers of these companies. As for other bans, I do not know. If information about offshore companies was published after assets were declared, I would say information that does not coincide with information provided in the declarations should be checked," Yuzhanina said.
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She said Ukraine's parliament should draw up a well-worked law that would allow imposing taxes on all incomes in Ukraine, adding that so-called "de-offshorization" draft bills would be passed in the near future.