In accordance with the results of the 9th Arbitration Court of Appeals the resolution of the Arbitration Moscow Court dd. May 15, 2006 has come into force. According to this resolution all the claims of Interregional Inspection of Federal Tax Service to “Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg” were acknowledged as groundless.
Thereby the Company proved its right for offset or return of 30 mln. 290 thousand rubles, voluntarily paid earlier to the federal budget as taxes, fines and penalties.
The claim of Interregional Inspection of Federal Tax Service to pay the mentioned sum was set up in accordance with the results of the check of the business activity of “Sea Port of SPb” for 2002 and received by the company on December 30th, 2005. Being the prompt player, in 1 quarter of 2006 port transferred the mentioned sum to the budgets of all levels.
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