The government approved the draft on improving tax administration

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Activesprite in fotoreceptor of the government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev holds a government meeting. Archival photoThe government approved the draft on improving tax administration© RIA Novosti / Alexander Activesprite the image Bank

The Russian government has approved a bill aimed at improving tax administration, the corresponding order is published on the website of the Cabinet on Thursday.

«The bill proposes to establish the possibility of payment of taxes and other payments stipulated by the Tax code, using MFC, in which the possibility of reception from individuals of cash in payment of such payments. The tax authorities are requested to provide authority for self-clarification of the payments if they allowed the payers of errors in payment documents… the Bill was considered and approved at the meeting of the government of the Russian Federation on 14 December 2017,» the document reads.

It is noted that the bill provides for the liability of the multipurpose centers (MFC), organizations postal and local authorities for timely payment. It is assumed that the possibility of payment of taxes in MFCS will reduce the time costs of citizens.

As follows from the document, it is also proposed to introduce the institution of «special advance payment» that individuals will voluntarily transfer to the budget system on account of payment of forthcoming payments of the transport tax, land tax and tax on property of physical persons.

It added that in cases of erroneous instructions in payment documents of accounts of the Treasury of the Russian Federation shall be provided an opportunity to Refine payments. The tax authorities are requested to provide authority for self-clarification of the payment if they made errors in the payment documents.

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