Most importantly from the appeal of Vladimir Putin to the citizens

First: social benefits within the next six months will be automatically renewed and the payment of the 75th anniversary of the Victory to veterans and home front workers, 75 and 50 thousand rubles to be implemented in April.

Photo: Konstantin Zavrazhin/ RG Transcript of the appeal of Vladimir Putin to citizens of Russia

Second: in the next three months, starting in April, all families are entitled to maternity capital, will have to get an additional five thousand rubles a month for each child under the age of three years. And payments for children from 3 to 7 years must be provided in June, a month earlier.

Third: payments for sick leave will be calculated based on the amount of not less than 1 minimum wage per month, and this order will be valid until the end of the year. The maximum payment for unemployment benefit will be increased to the level of the minimum wage – 12 130 rubles.

Fourth: will put a break on consumer and mortgage loans, if the person was in a difficult life situation, and also provides easy bankruptcy, if the payment of the debt impossible.

Fifth: offers a respite to the small and medium business on all taxes, except VAT, for the next six months, and for micro-enterprises more and deferral of insurance premiums to social funds. All of the above, the company caught in a difficult situation, will receive a deferment on the loans for the next six months, and semi-annual moratorium on the filing of statements of creditors on the bankruptcy of companies and the recovery of debts and penalties.

Photo: Ramil Sitdikov/RIA Novosti Sobyanin told about the new restrictions in Moscow for coronavirus

Sixth: the amount of insurance contributions for small and medium enterprises will be reduced from 30 to 15 percent, and this rate will apply to the amount of salary exceeding the minimum wage.

Separately, the head of state proposed two measures. First: for those who bring the income, dividends on foreign accounts to provide tax rate on such dividends to 15 percent. And second: is a tax on interest income in the amount of 13 percent for citizens whose total volume of Bank deposits or investments in debt securities exceeds $ 1 million. According to the President, this measure will affect about one percent of investors.

All the additional revenues that will result from the implementation of these two measures, Vladimir Putin has suggested to direct on financing of measures to support families with children, the aid is faced with unemployment or find themselves in a hospital.

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Because the state is absolute priority – health, life and safety of people voting on amendments to the Constitution need to defer to a later date than April 22. The decision of a new day a vote will be taken after assessing the situation in the regions and in the whole country, relying on the opinions and recommendations of doctors and specialists.

To prevent the threat of rapid spread of the disease, the President announced a long weekend: next week will be broken, with pay. When this medical centres, pharmacies, shops, bAnki, transportation, and governments at all levels will continue to work.