Individual entrepreneur tried to understate customs payments when importing airframe
Officials of the Department for Combat Smuggling of Minsk regional customs have revealed the fact of understating the cost of the airframe imported into Belarus with the aim of evading payment of customs payments in full.
The Brazilian airframe Super Petrel came from Lithuania to a Minsk individual entrepreneur.
It appeared during the implementation of verification activities, the documents presented for registration of goods in Kolyadichi-auto customs clearance post contained inaccurate information about the cost. According to the customs authorities of Lithuania, the amount was understated fourfold. Thus, the individual entrepreneur intended to understate the amount of customs payments to be paid by 12,000 Belarusian rubles.
The real value of the airframe (fuselage, wings and tail fins) in 2015 was about 80 thousand Belarusian rubles.
Minsk regional customs initiated the administrative process against the individual entrepreneur under Part 3 of Art. 14.5 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Republic of Belarus. The court of the Oktyabrsky district of Minsk issued a decision on bringing to administrative responsibility in the form of a fine.