Oleksandr Klymenko Official website
| 03.02.2017

Klymenko calculated the amount damage caused to state by termination of one entrepreneur’s activity

Since the beginning of the year, nearly 200 000 individual entrepreneurs ceased its operation after growth of tax burden and toughening fines for Ukrainian business. By the middle of the year, this number can reach half a million. Such data was written by Oleksandr Klymenko – the leader of the «Uspishna Kraina» party and former […]
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| 02.02.2017

Klymenko explained why business didn’t receive vat refund

In January, VAT was not refunded to Ukrainian business. Oleksandr Klymenko – the leader of the “Uspishna Kraina” party and former Minister of Revenue and Duties – explained such course of events on his Facebook page.  “Last year the government introduced “anti-corruption amendments” to the Tax Code. According to the Tax Code and statements of […]
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| 13.01.2017

Oleksandr Klymenko: «Ukraine – it is one big offshore»

Oleksandr Klymenko, the leader of the «Uspishna Kraina» party, stated that entrepreneurs will pay «salaries in envelopes» without the trust of the state in business. He told about it on the air of Radio Vesty during the “Big interview”. “If we take the EU member states or the CIS area, transfer pricing –  is a standard […]
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| 13.01.2017

Oleksandr Klymenko: “We should not stand with our hands streched out due to loans and lose our national interests”

The leader of the “Uspishna Kraina” party in the “Big interview” program about economic course of the Cabinet of Ministers, state budget 2017 and recipe of saving Ukrainian economy. Andrey Blinov: We are on the air of Radio Vesty, radio of news and opinions. Good day! Andrey Blinov is speaking. Today we are going to […]
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| 25.11.2016

Who is to blame for the price raising and why does bread rise in price?

The government of Groisman decided to hold another experiment in taking last funds away from Ukrainians. It is known that on October 1, the power cancelled the price regulation on social products, i.e. food, which is usually bought by citizens, who have the lowest level of income. Let me remind, the power had grandiose plans. […]
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| 27.03.2015

7 questions about resignations in fiscal service and about budget filling

On March 24, Igor Bilous – the Head of the State Fiscal Service – resigned. The main reason was dismissal of the leadership of SFS during official investigation, initiated by Arseniy Yatsenyuk, the Prime Minister. Numerous complaints of businessmen on corruption caused the investigation. “Reporter” inquired results of the agency’s work. 1. The whole leadership […]
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| 26.12.2014

Klymenko: 10 mistakes of tax service in 2014

1. Nobody would call a good thing as “Fiscal Service”. I believe that the fundamental mistake in the tax policy in 2014 – was a refusal from strategy “from servicing agency to fiscal service.” In fact, it is a 180 degrees u-turn, which will have long-term negative consequences, both for the taxpayers and for personnel […]
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| 23.12.2014

Oleksandr Klymenko about ukrainian budget

Valerii KALNYSH: Our conversation will be about the state budget, and our interlocutor, an expert is Oleksandr KLYMENKO. Let me remind you that Oleksandr Klymenko is the man who has been a Minister of revenue and duties in Ukraine since December 2012 till February 2014. Nowadays, he is outside of our country. Oleksandr KLYMENKO: Good afternoon! […]
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| 11.08.2014

Yatsenyuk implements tax reforms according to Klymenko’s recipes

Arseniy Yatsenyuk – The Prime Minister of Ukraine – spent month on the discussion of the tax reform with the public and for consultations. Details of the governmental concept have not been published yet. The promulgate documents contain only general provisions. Image-building issue – how to explain to the public (without losing image) why do […]
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| 07.08.2014

VAT-accounts – is an attempt of the Government to put out a fire by petrol

The temptation of easy solutions often fails due to the fact that behind the apparent simplicity there are always hidden consequences (no one thought about it on time). If we look through the modifications (which were offered by government and voted by Parliament) about VAT administration, it seems to be quite progressive. It comes to […]
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| 21.07.2014

Oleksandr Klymenko: “VAT accounts – is the introduction of martial law in the country’s economy”

In fact, the institution of the mechanism of VAT accounts – it is a tax on turnover, which will freeze on fifth of current assets and can lead to increasing of consumer prices. «Actually, it is the introduction of martial law in the country’s economy», – wrote Oleksandr Klymenko – former Minister of Revenue and […]
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| 01.07.2014

Klymenko: “State budget did not get UAH 3 billion taxes”

The state budget did not get UAH 3 billion tax payments during last 6 months. Oleksandr Klymenko – ex-minister of Revenue and Duties of Ukraine – wrote about it on his official Facebook page. Ex-minister stated that state budget received UAH 96.2 billion tax payments during the first six months of 2014. According to him, […]
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| 10.06.2014

Oleksandr Klymenko: “We were planning to radically simplify the tax system before the end of this year”

In Mykola Azarov’s government Oleksandr Klymenko headed the State Tax Service, and since the end of 2012 – Ministry of Revenue and Duties (hereinafter – MinRD), which emerged after the merger of STS with customs. This allowed, on the one hand, to increase budget revenues, and on the other hand – to raise the level […]
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| 14.05.2014

Klymenko: “Authorities turn a blind eye to the problems of citizens”

Authorities leave entrepreneurs of southeast alone with their problems. Oleksandr Klymenko – former minister of revenues and duties – wrote about it on his Facebook page. “Yesterday, big business “put the squeeze” on Parliament for the postponement of transfer pricing terms. Well, congratulations to the oligarchs, who have proved, that they are able to lobby ...
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| 25.04.2014

Oleksandr Klymenko: “Encashment systems cannot be defeated in one day”

After the interview with the new Head of Tax authority Ihor Bilous, Forbes addressed via Facebook to his predecessor in the chair of the State Tax Service. Oleksandr Klymenko agreed to answer the same questions in writing.  – The new Cabinet of Ministers announced disestablishment of the Ministry Revenue and Duties. How do you think, is this […]
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| 22.04.2014

Oleksandr Klymenko: “Do I know about “family”? Yes, I have watched “The Godfather” movie”

Ex-minister of Revenue and Duties Oleksandr Klymenko has become very famous in recent weeks. Mass media actively circulate video records where he, together with ex-Prosecutor General Viktor Pshonka, breaks through out of Donetsk airport; other pieces of the video record demonstrate an iron-clad room inside the Ministry building, an office chair worth 70 thousand Euros, […]
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