Rudest: budget revenues of the region increased by 13%

© Photo : press service of the government of Tver oblastyami Tver region Igor RudenyaRudest: budget revenues of the region increased by 13%© Photo : press service of the government of Tver region

. The revenue part of the budget of the Tver region compared to the same period last year increased by almost 13% and reached 41.3 billion rubles, said the Governor of the region Igor Rudenya.

«The revenues of the regional budget in comparison with the same period last year increased by almost 13%. This is a very good indicator. Our objective is to increase the collection of revenues without raising the tax burden on those who are engaged in economic activities. We need to increase the number of objects of taxation instead of raising rates,» said Rodina.

As the press service of the regional government, on Monday at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers reviewed the report on execution of the regional budget for the first nine months of 2018.

In the budget of the region from January to September this year received 41.3 billion rubles, of which nearly 33.4 billion roubles of tax and non-tax revenues 7.9 billion roubles, gratuitous receipts.

Budget expenditures remained at last year’s level, amounting to 35.4 billion rubles. The main items of expenditure remain intergovernmental transfers to municipalities, extra-budgetary funds (the compulsory medical insurance Fund and pension Fund) and social payments to the population, public debt service, subsidies to agricultural producers, heat suppliers, to support small and medium-sized businesses, at a reduced fare of citizens. Also, budget funds are allocated for the provision of medicines for residents, strengthening the material-technical base of healthcare institutions, the maintenance of roads, and more.

In addition, funds are allocated for the implementation of major projects — the construction of new medical institutions, the restoration works on the objects of cultural heritage, construction and reconstruction of other objects of state and municipal property.

According to the head of the region, for the first nine months of this year, not all Executive bodies of state power provided the planned level of expenditure on individual areas of its activities. The Governor in this connection has demanded from heads of industry ministries to take measures to remedy the situation and pay special attention to improving the efficiency of use of budgetary funds.

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