The government of Russia proposes to register self-employed people


We cannot allow various schemes of tax avoidance, said the first Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov. According to him, necessary to enable such citizens to show themselves and to register with the legalized form.

MOSCOW, 27 Jan. The government of the Russian Federation proposes to register self-employed to avoid tax evasion, said the first Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov.

“Further, Mr Putin, we must identify the status of self-employed people and to enable such citizens to show themselves, in legalized form to register… We should avoid different schemes of evasion from the taxation”, — said Shuvalov at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

In may 2015, the business Ombudsman Boris Titov reported that the state Duma will consider amendments to the Civil and Tax codes of the Russian Federation, according to which self-employed people (individual entrepreneurs) instead of paying insurance premiums will be to acquire a license to operate. He noted that the cost of a patent will depend on the specific region, municipality and type of activity.

In September, Titov reported that a patent for a self-employed individual entrepreneurs should cost a maximum of 20 thousand rubles, a fundamental agreement between the relevant ministries on this issue have been achieved.