Day of the employee’s tax authorities (tax service) of the Russian Federation
This holiday is celebrated on the basis of the decree of the President of Russia. Because, as you know, already during the reign of Peter the great were formed twelve boards, four of which exercised control over financial matters. Already Ekaterina II formed an expedition to the conduct of public revenues, it was in 1780.
In 1802 adopted the Manifesto of Alexander I created the Ministry of Finance, which ruled over all sections of the state expenditures and revenues. According to the Decree of the Council of Ministers of the Soviet Union in the Ministry of Finance were included state tax Inspectorate.
The decree of the President of the Russian Federation, which published it on November 21, 1991 was the beginning of education of the State tax service of the Russian Federation, which has previously appeared in the Ministry of Finance of the country.
Later in 1998, the decree of the President of the Russian Federation on the basis of which the state tax service of Russia was converted into the Ministry of the Russian Federation, supervising the collection of taxes.