Deficiency of the state budget in 2008 can make 25,1 billion UAH. It was declared by the President Victor Yushchenko during meeting on questions of implementation of the budget of 2008 in Tax administration, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports.
Also during a today's meeting of the head of state with the Minister of Finance Victor Pinzenyk questions of preparation of the draft of the state budget-2009, and also works of the Public tax administration were discussed. The Minister of Finance acquainted V. Yushchenko with work of GNAU on prevention of minimization of the taxation, In Particular, according to the minister, GNAU was revealed over 200 enterprises at which the difference between the tax credits and obligations exceeds 4 million UAH
Earlier Victor Pinzenyk declared that deficiency of the state budget following the results of 2008 will be less planned indicator in 18 billion UAH. It reminded that following the results of 9 months of this year the income of the state budget exceeded its expenses.
Besides, the minister emphasized need in connection with influence of world financial crisis of completion of the draft of the state budget-2009 to make it sufficient.
As it was reported, on July 7 of this year in the Verkhovna Rada the governmental bill of modification of the Law of Ukraine "About the State budget of Ukraine for 2008 and about modification of some acts of Ukraine" was registered.
We will remind, according to the bill the income of the state budget-2008 has to make 240 802,298 million UAH, expenses - 256 408,192 million UAH. Also the bill offered to approve the following macroindicators of economic and social development of the country: gross domestic product volume - 959,2 billion UAH (+69,8 billion UAH), inflation - 15,9% (+6,3%), import growth - 37,4% (+14,8%), export growth - 30,2% (+9,3%).
At the same time Council of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) insists on adoption of the sufficient state budget for 2009, the chairman of the board of NBU Pyotr Poroshenko reported. P. Poroshenko noted that in this regard the government has to make corresponding changes to the draft of the state budget-2009. The chairman of the board of NBU emphasized that in existing conditions of high cost of the credits in foreign markets of the capital to the government is inexpedient to carry out loan for a budget deficit covering.
According to the bill on the state budget of Ukraine for 2009, registered in the Verkhovna Rada, the revenues of the state budget of Ukraine for 2009 will make 285 billion UAH, account - 302,4 billion UAH. Growth of the internal gross product (IGP) is planned at the level of 6%. Deficiency of the main financial document of the country will make 1,4% of the gross domestic product size, and the inflation indicator in the draft of the state budget is put at the level of 9,5%.