Changes to the Tax code will provoke a rise in prices for gasoline, cigarettes and alcohol.
This commentary, ГолосUA said economist Alexander Okhrimenko.
“In the Tax code tax changes scheduled at the request of the European Association. As a result, from next year, more expensive alcohol, cigarettes and gasoline. It’s not radical growth, but the petrol price will rise by 10%”, – said Alexander Okhrimenko.
The economist noted that the European excise duties in Ukraine contribute to the growth of the share of counterfeit and smuggled alcohol.
In addition, the expert said that the authorities want to tax all postage is more expensive 22 euros.
We will remind, the Parliament registered the draft law No. 9260, containing a number of amendments to the tax legislation. If it is approved, the budget will receive an additional 6.3 billion hryvnias, – stated in the explanatory note to the document.