The law on increase of pensions, adopted by the Verkhovna Rada and signed by the President of Ukraine, came into force, from October 11 begins the process of assessment and payment of pensions modernized. About this at the government meeting said Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman.
“Today entered into force the law. We begin the process of payment of higher pensions. The whole system ready,” – said the head of government.
The Prime Minister stressed that a new system that will allow people “to get a fair pension.” “Our steps include the following: more in Ukraine there will be the minimum pension to UAH 946, the minimum pension will increase to 1452 UAH. Less than one to not be. This month we have abolished the taxation of pensions for working pensioners. We cancel, people begin to get a full pension. And then – raising more than UAH 200 will receive this month, more than 5.4 million citizens. All in all, modernizing prescribed for over 9 million pensioners”, – said Groisman.
“The system is formed in such a way that those who worked more and received. We took the pension out of the hands of politicians into the hands of pensioners. Modernizing pensions will be annual and automatic,” said the Prime Minister.
Recall, the Verkhovna Rada on 3 October adopted a pension reform. N6614 for the bill in the second reading voted 288 deputies.
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