The government proposes to increase the level of dividends for state companies

The government proposes to increase the level of dividends for state companies


The Federal property management Agency proposed to increase the maximum threshold of dividends to the budget to 50%, said the head of Rosimushchestvo Olga Dergunova. She noted that it is too early to say whether it’s a dividend based on the profit in accordance with RAS or IFRS.

MOSCOW, 2 Feb. The government proposes to increase dividends of state companies to 50% profit by the end of 2015, told journalists the head of Rosimushchestvo Olga Dergunova.

“It’s about all the state companies, the government has proposed to increase the maximum threshold of dividends to the budget to 50%. This is our proposal, so far no solution yet,” said she, adding that we are talking about dividends by the end of 2015.

She also noted that it is too early to say whether it’s a dividend based on the profit in accordance with RAS or IFRS.

Earlier Tuesday during the Board of MAYOR Dergunova said that the budget of the Russian Federation in 2016 may receive up to an additional 110 billion rubles, if the government approves the proposal of the Agency to increase dividends of state-owned companies more than 25% of the profits.