The Commission recommends that the government appoint the winner of the contest, Deputy Minister of Finance Villanova for the post of head of the tax service.
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In the competition for the selection of the head of the State tax service of Ukraine (STS) has won the Deputy Minister of Finance Sergey Varlamov, nominated by the Board of senior public service recommends that the government adopt in the office.

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This is stated on the website of the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine in the network Facebook with reference to the results of today’s final stage of the competitive selection.

In the final selection were: Deputy Minister of Finance of Ukraine Sergey Varlamov, Executive Director of “Standart-audit” Dmitry Alekseenko, Deputy Minister of justice of Ukraine for European integration Sergei Petukhov, who live presented the members of the competition Committee its programme of development of tax administration in the form of a presentation, and then within an hour answered questions from the audience at the contest of business representatives, deputies, experts and members of the Commission.

“Sergei Varlamov received a total of 16.45 points, Sergei Petukhov – 13.54 points, Dmitry Alexeenko did not score points, sufficient for the rating. The evaluation of candidates, the Commission recommended that the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine to appoint Sergei Villanova Chairman of the State tax service”, – reported in the Ministry of Finance.

Reference to UNIAN. In December 2018 the Cabinet of Ministers adopted a decision to reorganize the State fiscal service of Ukraine by means of its division into national tax and customs service.

According to the Memorandum on a new program of cooperation of Ukraine with the International monetary Fund, the reorganization process of the SFS to be completed by the end of April of the current year.

However, on 17 April, the District administrative court of Kyiv at the suit of the people’s Deputy from the faction “Block of Petro Poroshenko” Andrey Antonescu suspended the competition for the selection of the head of the State customs service banned the Commission on senior civil service to conduct this competitive selection. In turn, the Commission announced the suspension of the competition until the abolition of the relevant court decision.

Before the competition Commission managed to complete one of the stages of the contest, selecting candidates for the post of head of the customs service, they became the rector of the University of customs and Finance Eugene Garmash, first Deputy Minister of economic development and trade Maxim and Nefedov head of public organization “Center for digital economy development” Andrey Savarez.