Today, July 31, at the press center of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, a briefing was held on the issues of payment of mandatory pension contributions for persons carrying out activities under civil law contracts.
Svetlana Zhakupova, Vice Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population of the Republic of Kazakhstan, explained the norms of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On Amendments and Additions to Some Legislative Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on Social Security Issues", signed by the Head of State on July 2 of this year.
The vice minister told about the main innovations.
Thus, Article 25 of the Law "On Pensions in the Republic of Kazakhstan" was amended, according to which individuals who receive income under civil law contracts, since July 14 this year. must pay mandatory pension contributions in their favor.
As noted by the vice minister, this provision is adopted for the purpose of social protection of citizens and provides an opportunity to participate in the accumulative pension system to increase the length of service that will be taken into account when assigning the state basic pension and the amount of pension savings.
Special attention to SK Zhakupova. drew attention to the fact that under the requirement of this norm citizens who perform certain types of work or services for individuals or legal entities on the basis of onerous contracts fall.
"Under the income of individuals obtained under civil law contracts, only the income that a citizen earned as a result of the performance of work or the provision of services is determined. Revenues from the sale of personal property, deposits, shares or securities do not fall under the category that is mandatory for pension contributions, "said Svetlana Zhakupova.
In this case, the income from which mandatory pension contributions are paid, as well as the procedure and terms for their payment will be determined by the rules approved by the resolution of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
"In accordance with paragraph 114 of the Regulations of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the implementation of amendments adopted in the Law" On Pensions in the Republic of Kazakhstan ", the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Republic of Kazakhstan has prepared appropriate changes to the Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan" On approval of rules and terms of calculation, (accrual) and transfer of mandatory pension contributions, mandatory professional pension contributions to a single accumulative pension fund and penalties on them. " Currently, the project is being approved by the relevant government agencies. According to the terms, the document must be submitted for approval by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan within two months, " Svetlana Zhakupova emphasized.