Putin gave the FCS and the Federal alcohol market regulatory service under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Finance

Putin gave the FCS and the Federal alcohol market regulatory service under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Finance


MOSCOW, 15 Jan. Federal service for alcohol market regulation (Rosalkogolregulirovanie) and the Federal customs service (FCS) will be the responsibility of the Ministry of Finance, the relevant decree was signed by President Vladimir Putin.

“To establish that the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation are the Federal tax service, Federal service for alcohol market regulation, Federal customs service, Federal service of financial-budgetary supervision and Federal exchequer”, — stated in the text of the decree on the Kremlin website.

FCS previously Identified and reported directly to the government, and the other listed offices were administered by the Ministry of Finance.