The use of forest resources in Transcarpathia enriched the treasury with 23 million hryvnias
During 8 months in 2014, Transcarpathian businesses have paid to the state and local budgets more than 23,048,00 UAH of the fee for special use of forest resources.
In the corresponding period last year, they paid 8,317,000 UAH less - namely 14,731,000 UAH.
Experts of the agency also report significant increases in payment of the "forest fee" in August of this year - more than 6,975,000 UAH was paid, while in August of the last year - it was more than 4,251,000 UAH.
Recall that the fee is paid for wood harvested through cutting, as well as while improving the quality of the forests, clearing of forest areas, secondary forest materials (stumps, bark), as well as hay harvesting, cattle grazing, nuts , mushrooms, berries harvesting, etc.
Note: the order of payment of the fee for special forest use is governed by Chapter XVII of the Tax Code of Ukraine.