Government taxes and deductions will be deducted 6.8% of employees' salaries
Baghdad / peace Zidane
The MP said the bloc 's reform in parliament Zaher al - Abadi (range) " The staff cuts will be this year , 6.8% of the total salary."
Abadi and that " the deduction of 3.8% of the total salary will go to support the popular crowd and displaced persons, and 3% represents the income tax imposed by the government."
He said a member of the Oil and Energy Committee that "taxes on the citizen began to increase dramatically by raising the collection of electricity, telecommunications, water and hospitals , which will affect the lives of the people , " pointing out that " the state has resorted to quick fixes to resolve the crisis which is to raise taxes on citizens and increasing internal and external borrowing ".
Abadi stressed " the need to find a strategy that supports the state treasury solutions because it is unreasonable of the country lives in a financial crisis and the government is increasing deductions staff."
Article 33 of the Budget Law for the fiscal year 2017 the deduction of 3.8% of the total salaries and allowances for all state employees and the public sector and pensioners all proportion to bridge the budget deficit.
In turn , the parliamentary Economic Committee confirmed the interview MP Abadi deductions on high salaries to 6.8% during the current year.
The MP Najiba Najib, a member of the parliamentary Economic Committee, (range) that "deductions employees may sometimes up to 12%." She said Najib " The more functional class rise deduction ratio", noting that "all employees during the current year will charge of 3.8% of their salaries to support the displaced people and the popular crowd, which amounts to 1.75 trillion dinars."
She explained member of the Economic Committee that the "other deduction respect to retirement in addition to the deduction of income tax , which raises the deduction to more than 6% of the total salary , " pointing out that " the income tax applied to each employee his salary exceeds 750,000 dinars."
It was Abdul Razak al - Issa, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and Minister of Finance Agency, most likely delay the payment of salaries Altdresen in the last three months of the current year. Issa said that " the indicators that we have within the budget of 2017 refers to the probability that the last three months will see a problem in the process of paying the salaries of the teaching staff."
But Najib refuted talk Eisa confirmed that the salaries of employees fully insured , especially the economic situation in Iraq better than the last two years , which landed in which oil prices to $ 20 , while Iraq sells oil more than $ 40.
In the meantime, an economic expert said Thoraya Khazraji (range) that " the tax issue in a normal organization economies but Iraq 's economy distorted and dependent on oil and therefore mainly when tax increases and Alastqatat will affect the citizen."
Khazraji pointed out that "deployed in Iraq goods are imported and imposed taxes thus increased prices but offset by the deduction of employees ' salaries , which will affect the movement of the market in the current world."
An economic expert added that " the real income of the citizen will decrease and will affect the well - being , especially the poverty line , estimated at $ 1.5 , " indicating that " the government should find other solutions and not to increase the deduction of salaries and external borrowing , which will increase the burden on the citizen."
Khazraji and noted that " the oil money is entering the country and out of it at the same time to import goods without being taken advantage of it the economy , " asserting that " the recession will increase in the Iraqi market due to the increased deduction of employees."