MOSCOW, October 9. The government is considering measures that could stimulate economic growth in the long term, including talking about the more equitable distribution of the tax burden, said the Federal official.
“The goal is to stimulate the growth of the economy, examines various measures, one of them: a fair distribution of the tax burden, and discussed the possibility of additional tax on the rich. In what form it will be, to speak while early”, – he said, stressing that this issue will be solved not earlier than in 2018, as decided not to change tax conditions until that time.
Earlier, representatives of the different branches of government repeatedly came out with a proposal to increase the burden on the rich. Most often mentioned: a progressive scale of personal income tax, luxury tax, higher rates on luxury properties, yachts, private planes.
Author: Vadim ZARIPOV