Retired Pension Fund // Andrey Kigim leaves PFR before merging with FSS

The head of the Pension Fund of Russia (PFR) Andrey Kigim resigned. The technical work leading up to the forthcoming merger of the PFR and the Social Insurance Fund (SIF), which was previously managed by Mr. Kigim, is largely completed. There is still no answer to the question of what the single Social Fund will … Read more

Putin signed the law on the merger of the PFR and the FSS

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the law on merging the Pension Fund (PFR) and the Social Insurance Fund (FSS) into a single Pension and Social Insurance Fund (Social Fund of Russia) from 2023, as well as related amendments to the Budget, Labor, Tax Codes and other legislative acts. The initiative was prepared in order to … Read more

Certificates are expanding the application // FSS summed up the first results of the project launch

The majority of disabled people who have used the new way to purchase technical rehabilitation equipment (RTM) – with the help of electronic certificates of the Social Insurance Fund (FSS) – have spent them on wheelchairs, orthopedic shoes and hearing aids. In total, since the start of the project, the fund has issued more than … Read more

Merge, but do not stir up yet // The State Duma approved the merger of the PFR and the FSS, but the status of the Social Fund needs to be clarified by the GPU

On Wednesday, June 8, the State Duma approved in the first reading the merger of the Pension Fund (PFR) and the Social Insurance Fund (FSS) into a single Social Fund – this is done to simplify and reduce the amount of administration of the two organizations. At the same time, according to Kommersant’s information, by … Read more

PFR and FSS merge

The merger of the Social Insurance Fund with the Pension Fund of Russia will speed up the receipt of social services, make the process more convenient for citizens through the creation of unified customer service offices. This is the opinion of the government, which proposed a bill on the creation of a single fund from … Read more

Golikova: the merger of the PFR and the FSS will not affect the fulfillment of obligations

Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova assured that after the merger of the Pension Fund of Russia (PFR) and the Social Insurance Fund (FSS), all social obligations that the state had previously assumed would be fulfilled. “With the reorganization of state extra-budgetary funds, our citizens will receive social support measures in the usual volume. All social … Read more

The buildings vacated after the merger of the PFR and the FSS will be transferred to hospitals

Buildings vacated after the merger of the Pension Fund of Russia (PFR) and the Social Insurance Fund (FSS) will be given over to hospitals or bureaus of medical and social expertise. This was announced by Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova. “We are often asked about the “palaces” of the Pension Fund. After the merger of … Read more

The Ministry of Labor proposed to increase contributions to the FSS to increase the amount of sick leave

Moscow, 21 February. The Ministry of Labor of the Russian Federation proposed to increase the base for social insurance to the level of the Pension Fund. This will increase the maximum amount of maternity and hospital payments by one and a half times, Rossiyskaya Gazeta writes. Now contributions to the PFR amount to 22% of … Read more

The FSS will receive more than 76 billion rubles from the Cabinet of Ministers for sick leave payments

Moscow, February 12. The Russian authorities have decided to allocate more than 76 billion rubles for the needs of the Social Insurance Fund. The FSS will receive about 76.5 billion rubles from the government to pay benefits for temporary disability, as well as in connection with motherhood. This decision was approved by the results of … Read more