RUSSIAN PRESIDENT VLADIMIR PUTIN ORDERED TO EXTEND THE BAN ON CHECKS OF SMALL BUSINESSES UNTIL THE END OF 2021

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The President of Russia Vladimir Putin instructed the Government to extend the ban on scheduled inspections of small businesses until December 31, 2021 following an expanded meeting of the Presidium of the State Council.

At the same time, it is explained that the ban will not apply to tax and customs control and control in the financial and budgetary sphere. Also, inspections of all types of activities and objects of control with a high risk of harm to the life and health of citizens, and emergencies will not be suspended. The changes will not affect the participants in the budget process.

A moratorium on scheduled inspections of SMEs was introduced in Russia in March 2020 in connection with the coronavirus pandemic. In June, the Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin extended the ban on inspections of SMEs.

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