Deputies of the state Duma on 18 November adopted a law on tax breaks for self-employed people, reports Interfax.
It is reported that self-employed citizens will be required to register with the tax authorities, then they will be able to pay no taxes in the years 2017-2018.
But two years later they will have to make a decision: either to change occupation or become individual entrepreneurs or to pay personal income tax at a rate of 13%.
The tax holiday will apply to nannies, nurses, Tutors and cleaners, who are not attracted to their activities of employees.
The law also increases from 120 million to 150 million rubles the size limit of income above which the taxpayer is deemed to have lost the right to apply the simplified tax system.