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Number of people refusing to get ID code grows in 2012

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Sept. 11, 2012, 5:47 p.m. | Ukraine — by Interfax-Ukraine

Citizens that refused to register to recieve tax numbers say that's because of their religious beliefs
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The number of citizens that refused to register to recieve tax numbers in view of their religious beliefs has reached 13,400, which is 36% more than in 2011.

According to the press service of the State Tax Service, 8,600 people used their right to refuse to take a tax serial number in 2011.

The registration of such individual taxpayers is conducted under a special register of the State register.

"For this purpose they have to address to the tax services. Specialists of the tax service make a corresponding mark in the passport of such taxpayer. After this, they can make any payments using the series and number of their passport," the text reads.

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