Russian President Vladimir Putin made an official appeal to Russian citizens about the situation with the spread of coronavirus in the country. A number of announced measures to support the economy related to small and medium-sized businesses.
deferral of all taxes except VAT for 6 months;
micro enterprises will also be exempt from insurance premiums for 6 months;
6-month credit vacation
a bankruptcy moratorium on companies operating in industries affected by the coronavirus epidemic;
insurance contributions at small and medium-sized enterprises are reduced from 30 to 15% if the employee’s salary exceeds the minimum wage (the measure is introduced for an unlimited period);
The dividend tax rate will increase by 15% if the money is withdrawn abroad.