Media: draft anti-crisis plan is aimed at supporting regions and industries

Media: draft anti-crisis plan is aimed at supporting regions and industries


MOSCOW, January 27. The draft anti-crisis plan of the government for 2016, compiled by the Ministry of economic development, aimed at supporting primarily not banks, regions and industry. On Wednesday, the document will be discussed at a meeting with President Vladimir Putin, the newspaper “Kommersant”, having the text of the plan.

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The draft plan consists of two parts – enabled by the decision of the mayor of the initiatives of agencies in a number of areas (96 points) and pre-rejected (43 points). In the conditionally approved portion of the plan costs about 500 billion rubles, of which 310 billion rubles budgeted for 2016: it is budget loans to the regions. Other means – and that the interlocutors of the newspaper in the government note as the main feature of the plan is primarily focused on supporting non-financial sector (more than 200 billion rubles.), primarily machinery.

On recapitalization of banks planned to issue a maximum of 25 billion rubles from the remains of budget allocations at the end of 2014. Thus the question of the cost of rehabilitation of VEB in the second quarter of 2016 (the second paragraph) actually is not solved, despite the fact that this is potentially the biggest crisis the cost of 2016.

Project plan-2016, unlike 2015, almost does not involve action to reduce the tax burden, the MAYOR is limited to the idea of freezing rates of water charges, zero VAT in the transportation of a number of tax measures supporting small business.

The MAYOR did not include in the draft plan proposals of the Ministry of energy on tax reform in the oil industry. Instead, oil companies will be given the opportunity to buy tax breaks for fields that should immediately increase the budget revenues.

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About 50 billion rubles for support of health included in the draft plan, it is proposed entirely to find in the saved by the amount of Federal transfers to the Federal Fund of compulsory medical insurance in 2016.

The major proposals included in the project in accordance with the requirements of Vice Premier Olga Golodets. This is in addition to the indexation of pensions in 2016, the actual amount of inflation 2015 (12,9%, the price is 286 billion rubles from April 1, and 160 billion rubles from 1 August) and the introduction of the term of payment of maternity capital to the amount of 5 thousand rubles. per month from June 2016.

The principal outstanding issue plan for 2016 – social: the project provides a discussion on retirement age in 2016. Suggestions the Ministry of labour about the introduction of a progressive income tax on high salaries and on the limitation of salaries of top management of state-owned companies, the MAYOR did not support.

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