Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Oct. 15 / Trend D. Azizov /
The amendments to the Administrative Responsibility Code have come into force in Uzbekistan. They envisage an increase of existing and the introduction of new penalties for a number of administrative offenses.
In particular, the maximum amount of the fine for repeated infringement of accounting rules by individuals working in business entities resulting in tax amount underestimation and for a failure to submit tax reports, will be increased from a minimum wage amount of 15 to 20.
The penalty for failure to submit on deadline, discrepancies revealed during the cameral control or revised tax reporting increased from a minimum wage amount of 5 to 10.
The amount of the fine in respect of the individuals working in the organisations and enterprises for trading without a licence and permits was increased to a minimum wage amount of 20.
Officials who violated the requirements while holding design, construction and installation operations, technical regulations while manufacturing building materials, failure to fulfil the requirements of public architecture and construction supervision bodies, will be fined to the amount of a minimum wage amount of 3 to 5 and in the case of repeated violation - a minimum wage amount of 5 to 10.