JSC “Ulyanovskmebel” has addressed in Arbitration court of the Ulyanovsk region demanding to cancel the notification of the regional branch of Fund of social insurance of the Russian Federation. According to this letter, since January 1, 2018, the JSC was obliged to pay the insurance rate on compulsory social insurance from accidents on manufacture and occupational diseases at a rate of 0.7 as the enterprise engaged in the production of medicines and materials used in medical purposes.
However, the legislation provides that a tariff established in accordance with the main economic activities of commercial organizations – that is, which by the end of the previous year has the greatest share in the total volume of produced goods and rendered services. Needless to say that for the “Ulyanovskmebel” is “retail Trade of medicinal products in specialized stores (pharmacies)”, and for him the rate is 0.2. Such a tariff is always paid.
The arbitration court of the Ulyanovsk region was supported by a pharmaceutical company and recognized the notification of the FSS is invalid.
JSC “Ulyanovskmebel” refused to report “PV”, what amount of money will be able to save the company in absolute terms, if the court decision will come into force. Citing trade secrets, has not indicated the place of manufacture of drugs in the company’s activities. According to AO, it is composed of 150 pharmacies.