The tax police found an underground game hall in one of hotels in the center of Nikolaev. As reports a press - service of tax administration, the hall worked under the guise of poker club. In it six people who weren't issued officially worked.
Staff of tax police withdrew material values for total amount about 50 thousand UAH, namely:
- seven tables for game in poker for total amount of 20 thousand UAH;
- the special equipment for carrying out gamblings in a casino (packs, playing counters, etc.) for total amount of 15 thousand UAH;
- cash which were in cash desk, for total amount about 20 thousand UAH;
- computer орг. to the technician (system units, devices for recalculation of money, etc.) for total amount over 5 thousand UAH
The withdrawn values will be on responsible storage in territorial department of tax police before decision-making according to the current legislation of Ukraine.
Now on this case materials for court prepare. According to the legislation the organizer of game business has to pay a penalty of five million hryvnias. Besides, from the owner of business will confiscate the gaming equipment, and the income from carrying out gamblings is subject to transfer in the State budget of Ukraine. Besides, against the violator have to bring criminal case.