Wife Tsepkalo explained identified Central election Commission of Belarus Declaration errors
Wife of the former head of the HTP administration Valery Tsepkalo, who on Tuesday was denied registration as a candidate in presidents of Belarus on elections on August 9, Veronika Tsepkalo explained where the errors in the submitted to the CEC Declaration of income and assets.
Earlier, the CEC refused the policy in the registration, because after the stage of verification submitted in support of voter signatures he didn't win 100-thousand barrier. In addition, at the Commission meeting it was noted that the identified minor errors in the Declaration of income Tsepkalo and his wife, as well as a serious violation of the Declaration of the wife, where not reflected in its existing ownership of shares of OJSC "Priorbank". At the meeting it was stressed that "on this basis, the Commission also has the authority to deny registration".
"CEC, I applied really actually received a salary for the period 1 January – 31 December 2019, after payment of all taxes and fees. However, during the meeting I heard another figure of their income for 2019. After studying this issue, I realized that the CEC announced the figure of income before taxes and charges included in income, the so-called "natural income" refers to the office worker consumption of tea, coffee, water, stationery," wrote Veronika Tsepkalo in your Facebook.
Regarding the shares of "Priorbank" she explained, received their inheritance, after the death of his mother in 2001. "Frankly, I forgot about their existence... For all of 2019 I accrued 32 rubles 99 kopecks (about 13.5 USD) in dividends. No Bank receipts I never received all the time. Well, honestly, you would remember that in February of 2019 you accrued 32 rubles 99 kopecks? Yes, I confess I do not remember," continued the politician's wife.
She stressed that all taxes were paid in time in accordance with the legislation of Belarus. Veronika Tsepkalo also noted that there is no single electronic database, where you can view the property, securities, deposits in one place, and, if necessary, submitting the Declaration on incomes "need to run on different instances, frantically to remember "did I declare? Withheld nothing?".
"But even if we assume that was a mistake, the error was 16% instead of permitted 20% upon the filing of the Declaration. Why repeat the "drive" into the heads of voters thought that it was one of the mistakes that led to non-registration? I work for the same company for the last 10 years, I have nothing to hide or to hide", - concluded the politician's wife.
In Belarus, the campaign for the presidential election, primary election day scheduled for 9 August. The country has registered five presidential candidates, the two candidate Tuesday was denied registration. Incumbent President Alexander Lukashenko is running for a sixth term. Now the country is campaigning.