– Increase pensions for unemployed pensioners will be 11% for the period from 2018 to 2020, said the head of the Russian Pension Fund Anton Drozdov, voicing the draft Federal law “On the budget of the Pension Fund of the Russian Federation for the year 2018 and the planning period of 2019 and 2020” at the meeting of the Russian trilateral Commission for regulating social-labour relations.
He also added that the declining dependence of the Fund on budget in the amount of from 150 to 200 billion rubles.
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“In General, there will be a further increase of pensions by 11% for pensioners and provides for the reduction of the dependence of the Fund on budget size from 150 to 200 billion rubles,” – said Drozdov.
He also said that the maternity capital will be indexed in 2020, and in 2018-2019 it will not happen. “In terms of legislation, if we talk about revenues, the tariffs have remained the same 22% and 10% over limit,” – said the head of the FIU.
Drozdov also spoke about the changes associated with increasing the minimum wage.
“Individual entrepreneurs in connection with the increase in the minimum wage prepared solution which was just recently agreed that in 2018, the fixed payment for individual entrepreneurs will increase the level not higher than 1 point for pensions in the future is the right of the government to increase it in amount no less than one point”, – said Alexander Drozdov.
Lля those who have a pension below the subsistence level established in constituent entities of the Russian Federation, established by the Federal or regional social surcharge.
Social surcharge to pension is established in such size that the total material support of pensioners was not below the subsistence minimum of the pensioner established in the region as at 31 December of the previous year.