St. Petersburg, October 22 - Neftegaz.RU. On January 1, 2020, six companies of the Gazprom Group – Gazprom Dobycha Astrakhan, Gazprom Transgaz Samara, Gazprom Transgaz Saratov, Gazprom Transgaz Tchaikovsky, Gazprom Transgaz Ufa, and Gazprom Transgaz Volgograd – will join the tax monitoring regime.
Gazprom is actively working to integrate the Group's companies into the tax monitoring system. The transition to this form of tax control aims first and foremost to further increase the transparency of the Gazprom Group's activities.
The step-by-step adoption of this mechanism by other companies within the Group will continue in the future. The first subsidiary of Gazprom to join the tax monitoring regime was Gazprom Export. The subsidiary transitioned to tax monitoring on January 1, 2019.
Tax monitoring is a form of tax control that allows a tax authority to monitor, in real time, the accuracy of tax calculations and the completeness and timeliness of payments (transfers) with regard to taxes, duties and insurance fees payable by taxpayers in compliance with the Tax Code of Russia,