Skakov appointed as akim of Pavlodar region
Pavlodar. January 21. KazTAG - Abylkair Skakov has been appointed as an akim of the Pavlodar region.
From April 2019 Skakov worked as a chairman of the committee for financial monitoring of the Ministry of Finance.
He replaced Bulat Bakauov who has been arrested for two months.
Prosecutor Rustam Sadvakasov revealed in court the details of the Bakauov case. According to him, on September 26, 2019, the representatives of the Department of State Revenues in the Pavlodar region conducted a tax audit in AksuTransLogistic LLP, whose sole founder is Bakauov’s relative - Bakauov R.D. The audit checked the accuracy of calculation and timely payment of taxes and other obligatory payments to the budget. In December 2019, Bulat Bakauov was notified that the tax audit revealed violations of tax legislation that entailed additional charges of legal entities to more than 200 million tenge. According to the prosecutor, Bakauov demanded the officials in Pavlodar region to conceal the true results of checks and reduce the tax to 5 mln tenge.
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