The highest personal income of the members of the Russian government in 2016, received the Minister for North Caucasus Affairs Lev Kuznetsov, according to the Declaration, published on the website of the Cabinet. For 2016, he earned 582,1 million rubles — 12 times more than the year before.
Kuznetsov increased the income from “contributions and real estate transactions, which was declared earlier”, reported the press service of the Minkowksi. “In particular, was sold expensive real estate in Moscow”, — explained the press service.
Kuznetsov ten land plots in Russia, ranging from 958 to 1553 sq meters and one house (563,6 sq. m), are all in individual ownership. Another plot (3385 m) which is situated in France, the Minister has the right of joint ownership, the same form of tenure and a house in France with an area of 180 sq. m. in addition, Kuznetsov personally owns an apartment in France (109,3 m), four garages (three of them in France). In the fleet Kuznetsov — Mercedes-Benz A200, BMW M5 and a Ferrari 599 GTB.
Another 32.7 million RUB last year earned the Minister’s wife. She also declared a residential house and land in France in joint ownership. The wife of the Minister owns two cars — Mercedes Benz CL 600 convertible Porsche Boxter and two trailers.
There and back again
Kuznetsov started his career in business, his curriculum vitae on the website of the Ministry: since 1994 he has worked in Alfa-Bank, International financial company and Norilsk Nickel. Officer he became in 2001, he was appointed first Deputy Governor of the Taimyr (Dolgano-Nenets) Autonomous district. After several years in the administrations of Norilsk and Krasnoyarsk Krai, in 2008, he again went into business and became CEO of the coal company “Colmar”, and in 2010 returned to politics and was appointed Governor of the Krasnoyarsk region. The head of Minkowksi Kuznetsov works with 2014.
The second place in revenues was taken by the Minister for open government Mikhail Abyzov (last year he headed a rating of the richest members of the government). With his earnings he built up with 455,6 million to 520,9 million rubles From the Declaration Abyzova was missing mention of a wife last year, has scored 678 thousand RUB They divorced, said a source in the government.
Abyzov owns four apartments in Russia and rents in Italy “other real property in a country house”. In his ownership the car Mercedes Benz S500 4MATIC MAYBACH and Mercedes Benz AMG G63, Harley — Davidson FLSTN, Ducati Diavel, Yamaha YZF-R1, Ducati 1199 Panigaler and a helicopter Robinson 44 Clipper II snowmobile Yamaha SXV 70VT and two trailers. In the free use of my son and daughter Abyzov owned land, residential buildings and “other real estate” in Russia, Italy and the UK.
The third member of the Cabinet in revenues was the Deputy Prime Minister and presidential Plenipotentiary envoy to the far East Yuri Trutnev with earnings in 356,9 million rubles (more 834,8 thousand rubles earned by his wife). Property in Trutnev only in Russia: a plot of land, two houses and three residential areas, all of them are in joint ownership with his wife. Trutnev together with his wife owns a BMW X6 М50D, Porsche Cayenne Turbo, Mercedes Benz ML 350 4 Matic, Nissan Patrol. In individual ownership the official — ATV, Polaris ATV, Bombardier INC snowmobile and a trailer.
A Minister with a very modest income at the end of 2016 became the head of the Ministry Alexander Tkachev, who earned last year to 5.6 mln. Is almost nine times less of its income last year (50.4 million USD), the largest decrease among the members of the Cabinet. “Income in 2015 was higher because Alexander Tkachev in the same year received an inheritance in connection with the death of his father,” — said the representative of the Minister.
Tkachev owns three plots and residential house in Russia, as well as non-residential premises and “guest house”. The Minister rents two plots of land and freely uses the apartment. Three plots of land, a house and apartment are also free use my wife Tkachev, of the no. Neither the Minister nor his wife has no transportation.
Revenues fell sharply and the Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin, who oversees the North Caucasus and the alcohol industry. If in 2015 he earned 60.7 million rubles., in 2016 — six times less RUB 9.9 million, a Representative Khloponin refused to comment.
This year, the gap between the income of the “rich” and most “poor” official of the government increased from 79 times to 104. Last year a member of the Cabinet with the lowest incomes were the Minister of communications and mass communications Nikolay Nikiforov (5.8 million rubles), its revenues remained at the same level and in this Declaration campaign.
The total income of the Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev by the end of 2016 amounted to RUB 8,587 million