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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The Ministry of Finance has decided to save the pensions of the wealthy elderly


Media actively discussed Thursday the proposal of the Ministry of Finance to save spending on pensions. In particular, among such proposals were the idea not to pay pensions to people with high income. However, while such a proposal at the practical level, the government is not discussing.

According to sources, the Ministry of Finance to develop a measure of the refusal to pay pensions to those whose income exceeds 500 thousand roubles or one million roubles a year. According to experts of the Ministry, it will allow to save almost 450 billion.

Read the details in the material: the Finance Ministry has proposed to abolish pensions for wealthy citizens

Read more about Treasury proposals for the new system of voluntary pension savings

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