Demand will be supported by incentives // Buyers of domestic IT solutions will be given a discount on income tax

Within the framework of the “second package” of measures to support the IT industry, the government has agreed on new benefits for buyers of domestic software and hardware. All of them relate to income tax – we are talking about the application of a multiplying coefficient to the costs of purchasing Russian solutions in the … Read more

Covid issued a new bill // In nine months, the virus claimed the lives of 250 thousand Russians

According to the results of nine months, the mortality rate in Russia increased by 19% compared to the same period last year, Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said on Friday, citing Rosstat data. This increase in mortality is caused exclusively by the coronavirus pandemic – in September alone, 34 thousand people died from the identified … Read more

“Loaf” will be stuffed with electronics // Ministry of Industry and Trade may revise the calculation of localization for old cars

The Ministry of Industry and Trade wants to abandon the multiplying factor that allowed old and cheap models – for example, the UAZ “loaf” – to compete on equal terms with new ones when calculating the level of localization and deliveries under government orders. We are talking about cars where sophisticated electronics, driver assistance systems, … Read more

Salaries in 2020 grew faster than pensions // Budget monitoring

At the end of 2020, the coefficient of replacement of wages with an insurance pension has decreased in the Russian Federation, follows from the report of the department on the execution of the budget of the Pension Fund of Russia (PFR). According to the Accounting Chamber, last year this figure was only 29.4% against 29.6% … Read more