Cattle farmers and sellers, plant growing farmers and fish farmers

Persons engaged in the cattle breeding in personal subsidiary and peasant farms belong to the employed population provided that the cattle grown by them in personal subsidiary and dehkan farms or the commercial livestock products produced in these farms are sold for the purpose of generating income in cash or in  any kind form.

If these individuals pay contributions to the off-budget Pension Fund under the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the amount of at least four and a half times the minimum wage per year, periods of employment by cattle breeding and selling livestock products are included in the seniority according to the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan "On state pension provision of citizens".

Accounting of seniority of individuals engaged in the cattle breeding and the sale of livestock products is carried out by the district (city) department of the off-budget Pension Fund on the basis of information from the State Tax Service on paid contributions to the off-budget Pension Fund.

Accounting of paid contributions to the extra-budgetary Pension Fund is carried out by the state tax authorities.

Persons engaged in the cattle breeding and the sale of livestock products, wishing that the periods of this employment are counted in the seniority for the appointment of a pension, must be registered in accordance with the established procedure in the state tax authorities at the place of residence as payers of insurance contributions to the off-budget Pension Fund.

A citizen engaged in the cattle breeding and the sale of livestock products produced in his personal subsidiary and peasant farms independently determines the amount of insurance contributions to the off-budget Pension Fund, based on the available options and the desired amount of pension provision, but in an amount not less than four and a half times the size minimum wages per year.

Insurance contributions to the off-budget Pension Fund are usually paid before October 1 of the reporting year, in cash or by cashless payment (from an account with the People's Bank or other commercial bank) to the account of an off-budget Pension Fund at the place of residence of the payer.

To followings:

  • payment of insurance contributions to the extra-budgetary Pension Fund can be made in the order of an advance payment for a full calendar year. In this case, when the minimum wage is changed in a given calendar year, surcharges are not made;
  • Payment of insurance contributions for prior periods in which contributions have not been paid, in an amount not less than four and a half times the minimum wage per year, based on the minimum wage on the day of payment.
  • Periods for which contributions have not been paid are not counted in the seniority with the appointment of a pension.
  • Personalized accounting for the payment of contributions to the off-budget  Pension Fund is carried out by the bodies of the off-budget Pension Fund on the basis of information provided by the State Tax Service about the payment of contributions to the off-budget  Pension Fund by individuals engaged in the cattle breeding and the sale of livestock products made in personal subsidiary and peasant farms.

 

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