Indexation of Pensions to Pensioners-Guardians from July
According to the amendment to the Federal law on mandatory pension insurance beginning from 1st July 2020 the pensions of the retired persons, who are guardians or trustees of the underage children, will be indexed.
Pension Fund Simplified Procedure of Assignment and Renewal of Benefits Under Pandemic Conditions
Due to the restrictions caused by the current epidemiologic situation the Pension Fund of Russia simplified the procedure of assignment of a number of pensions and benefits and ensures continuation of the payments in a proactive manner without involvement of the citizens.
New Reporting Dates: Hiring and Dismissal
To prevent transmission of the new coronavirus in Russia and ensure sanitary-epidemiologic welfare of the population in RF the Government of the Russian Federation adopted resolution No.460.
Families Will Receive Monthly Benefit of RUB 5,000 for Each Child Aged up to Three
In accordance with Presidential Executive Order dated 7th April 2020 within the period from April to June monthly benefit amounting to RUB 5,000 for each child aged up to 3 is assigned to the Russian families entitled to the maternity capital ( or those having been entitled earlier)
Pension Fund and Rostelecom Declare that All-Russia Contest “Thank you Internet” Is Launched
All-Russia contest «Thank you Internet – 2020» is launched today. The organizers of the contest are the Pension Fund and Rostelecom.
Pension Fund Continues Payments on the Instructions of the President
On the instructions of the President Vladimir Putin the Pension Fund will continue payments , which should be periodically confirmed by the respective documents, without the need for renewal.
Starting from 1st April State Pensions Are Indexed by 6.1%
Starting from 1st April state pensions including social pensions are indexed by 6.1% – considering the growing cost of living for pensioners in 2019.
Self-employed Persons Are Able to Pay Voluntarily Contributions Using Mobile App “My Tax”
Now self-employed persons, paying the tax levied on the proceeds from professional activity, are able to make voluntarily contributions building up personal pension fund via mоbile app «My Tax». The application gives the opportunity to register in the Pension Fund as a payer of insurance contributions, which is a prerequisite for making the voluntarily contributions.
Majority of PFR Services Are Available via Personal Cabinet
The Pension Fund of Russia recommends to all citizens and especially to aged persons to apply for the state services remotely via personal cabinet to reduce visits to the public places and in such a manner to protect oneself against the new coronavirus.
Recommendations on Preventive Measures Against COVID-19 for Aged People
According to the Rospotrebnadzor agency people aged 60 and above are more exposed to COVID-19 than other age groups. Because of the burden on the immune system aged people face the greatest risk of complications including such dangerous disease as viral pneumonia.