Employees of the tax police of the Head office of the SFS in Ternopil region in cooperation with employees of the turnover and taxation of excisable goods control department of the Head office of the SFS have stopped the unlicensed trade of fuel on the territory of the regional center.
Within the framework of operation “Excise – 2019” it was identified that at one of the gas stations in Ternopil there is a retail trade of fuel without a license provided by the law; the specified trade violates Article 15 of the Law of Ukraine " On the state regulation of production and turnover of ethyl alcohol, cognac and fruit alcohol, alcohol beverages, tobacco and fuel" dated 19.12.1995 No. 481/95-VR.
44 thousand 665 liters of gasoline and diesel fuel, as well as 7.6 thousand liters of liquefied gas with a total estimated cost of 1 million 450 thousand UAH have been seized and transferred to responsible storage according to the results of proceeded actions.
Protocol on administrative offense prescribed by Article 164 of the Code of Ukraine on Administrative Offenses has been complied regarding the head of an unlicensed business entity that conducted the illegal trade.