KAZAN, March 10. /Corr. Alexei Ugarov/. The possibility of cancelling the system “Platon” small but raise the payment will not in the course of the year. This was announced Wednesday authorized under the President of Russia for entrepreneurs ‘ rights Boris Titov at a meeting with representatives of the business community in Kazan.
Cabinet has extended the preferential rate for large trucks in the system “Platon” after March 1,
“Now no one talks about the cancellation of “Plato”, the possibility of cancelling the “Plato” – one millionth. System went, she introduced spent very serious money. When we started doing this we realized that we’re in,” said Titov.
According to him, the primary objective was to achieve equipment uptime that the entrepreneurs had the possibility of quick and timely payment, the question of the size of the payment is left by the wayside.
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“Why such payment with miles, and not another? Let the year will work, then understand and change the value. What we talked about – do not increase the payment from 1st March – they have not increased,” – said Titov.
As noted by the business Ombudsman, the introduction of “Plato” is beneficial for legal carriers of goods. “It was beneficial to legitimate carriers, it kills the shadow competition. You are constantly competing with those who do not pay taxes and carries goods “in black” – said Titov. “A huge number of cars, particularly individual owners, working “in black”, and bringing informal goods. This is especially true South of Russia, why there was resentment”, – said business Ombudsman.
In Kazan on Thursday held a meeting of the entrepreneurship Council under the President of Tatarstan, which was attended by business Ombudsman of Russia Boris Titov. The Council meeting also was attended by about 700 entrepreneurs from Tatarstan.
System “Platon”, providing the toll for heavy vehicles weighing more than 12 tons of tolls on Federal highways, is valid from 15th of November last. Trucks pay 1,53 rbl. for each kilometre travelled. For the first month of the work “Plato” in the Federal road Fund has received 1.5 billion roubles. It is planned that in 2016 the collection of payments will bring 40 billion. The money will be spent on the repair of Federal highways.