Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman has threatened to punish employers who do not comply with the requirements of the law on raising the minimum wage also officials who will abuse the checks.
“Honest business, paying “white” wages, nothing to fear” – quoted by the Ukrainian press service of the government.
However, the Prime Minister warned that the checks should not become a tool of pressure on business and government officials exceeding their authority in this matter will be dismissed.
“If someone will put pressure on honest business using this tool, I will fire them. … Any nonsense in the head of any officer on any site can take place. But we are going to respond,” – said Groisman.
Recall from 1 January 2017 the minimum wage in Ukraine was increased twice. This increase also changed the amount of taxes, tied to the rate of mentorplace.