currently, criminal penalties for “gray” wages in the amount of 100 thousand rubles and above.

MOSCOW, may 21. /TASS/. of the Federation Council Committee on budget and financial markets plans to prepare a draft law on criminal liability for executives of companies for paying “gray” salaries regardless of amount, told TASS on Thursday the head of the Committee Anatoly Artamonov.

“we Need to strengthen the fight against the so-called “grey” salary. The Committee intends to draft a bill to attract executives of such companies to criminal liability regardless of the amount of payments”, — said the Senator.

He recalled that currently, the criminal penalties for those employers who pay employees the “grey” salary in the amount of 100 thousand rubles and above.

According to the criminal code, evasion of taxes, duties or insurance premiums payable by the organization shall be punishable by deprivation of liberty for a term up to two years with deprivation of the right to occupy certain positions or engage in certain activities for a term up to three years or without such.

the Senator sent his proposal in the national action plan for the normalization of business life, to restore employment, incomes and economic growth.