The tax on the income of poor people may be cancelled

For the support of the poor, the authorities are seriously discussing the introduction of the deduction of personal income tax in the amount of the subsistence minimum, and even higher, told “Vedomosti” three Federal officials and a former official financial-economic bloc. The meeting, according to them, were at the head of the presidential administration Anton Vaino, was consulting and in the government. The idea is to show the struggle for social justice, says one of the interlocutors “Vedomosti”.

Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov denied that on this subject, go to “subject meetings”, “while there is no position, no solutions.” Representatives of the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and economic development declined to comment, and their colleague from the Ministry of Finance did not respond to a request “Vedomosti”.

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