Rus News Journal

The Kaliningrad court has nullified increase in the transport tax

on March, 18th on a site of the State Office of Public Prosecutor the message that the Kaliningrad regional court recognised amendments to the law " has been published; About the transport tax accepted by a regional thought, void and not subject to execution. Inhabitants of region also stated the disagreement with the bill: on January, 30th about 10 thousand kaliningradtsev left on meeting in protest.
as inform in the State Office of Public Prosecutor, regional court of Kaliningrad has satisfied in full the statement of the prosecutor of the region for a recognition void and not subject to application of the law of the Kaliningrad region from November, 30th, 2009 About modification of the law of the Kaliningrad region About the transport tax . Thus, rates of the transport tax in region should remain at level of 2008.

as the Reason of a reference to the court of the public prosecutor of the Kaliningrad region infringement by the Kaliningrad regional Duma of requirements of the current legislation has served. The matter is that, according to department, the regional law which should be accepted for execution federal, has been accepted before it. It is necessary to notice that the amendments approved by the Kaliningrad regional Duma to the law more than five times exceed rates of the transport tax.

we will remind, on February, 12th a press - the service of the Kaliningrad regional court has informed that to area Office of Public Prosecutor has been refused claim consideration about a recognition invalid the regional law on increase of the transport tax on the ground that the challenged law accepted in November, 2009, has been changed by the Kaliningrad regional thought on January, 29th, 2010. As has explained a press - the secretary of the Kaliningrad court Olga Amartseva, according to the civil remedial code of the Russian Federation the court closes business when in the statement the invalid standard legal certificate, including owing to the edition of later certificate is challenged. Then it was informed that the regional court has refused to the public prosecutor of the Kaliningrad region the petition for modification of the claim submitted earlier. The first statement of claim which has been submitted by Office of Public Prosecutor past year, the court did not begin to consider on the ground that the law came into force since January, 1st, 2010.

on January, 30th disagreement with adoption of this law have expressed about 10 thousand inhabitants of Kaliningrad, leaving on one of the meetings largest during the last years in Russia.