segodnya.ua Almost half of the Ukrainian employees receive their salaries "in an envelope" (untaxed), according to a survey conducted by Kyiv International Institute of Sociology. In 2018, some 40% of Ukrainian businesses&#39; revenue was out of sight of the fiscal authorities, while every third employee in Ukrainian companies has been hired informally, a morning TV show "Snidanok z 1+1" said, citing the report. Experts said 47% of Ukraine&#39;s economy remained in the shadow, the survey said. Read alsoMost Ukrainians support de-shadowing of amber mining – poll As UNIAN reported earlier, Ukrainian lawmakers tabled a bill in the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine&#39;s parliament, to exempt Ukrainian youths from taxes. They propose that persons under 27 be freed from payroll taxation. Legislators propose that the employers pay no taxes for young employees either.