“This question is not being discussed”, TASS agency got the answer in the Cabinet.
Earlier, Forbes, citing its sources, wrote that the government does not exclude the introduction of such a measure in view of the economic crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Recall that the idea was discussed by the authorities earlier, but it did not cause a positive response.
We are talking about raising personal income tax for Russians whose annual income exceeds three million rubles. per year from 13% to 15%.
Note that according to a FinExpertiza study, personal income tax on wages during the non-working days of April fell by 23% compared with March - from 355.9 billion rubles. up to 273.4 billion rubles.