The head of audit chamber: the budget of the Russian Federation in 2016 sequestration will not be required

The head of audit chamber: the budget of the Russian Federation in 2016 sequestration will not be required


On the proposal of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation to hold a 5% sequester last Friday, wrote the newspaper “Vedomosti”, however, the head of the audit chamber believes that 2015 showed the destructiveness of such a measure.

MOSCOW, Dec 15. The budget of the Russian Federation in 2016 sequestration will not be required, said the head of the accounting chamber Tatyana Golikova.

As written last Friday, the newspaper “Vedomosti”, the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation to minimize the risks of lost income while maintaining a low oil price offers for 2016, a 5% sequestration.

“Once more to cut 5% across the ches — destructive, and in 2015 it showed. This is not necessary”, — he said to journalists.

According to the publication, in addition to the 5% sequestration, the Ministry initiated the increase of income from privatization up to 1 trillion rubles, the reduction of subsidies and appropriations, freezing of new objects of capital investments, the construction of which is planned for 2016, and also suggested the use of 557 billion anti-crisis reserves, budgeted, only in exceptional cases.