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The Russian government is the highest income for 2016 was declared by Minister for North Caucasus Affairs Lev Kuznetsov. The previous leader, Mikhail Abyzov, has moved into second place
The highest personal income of the members of the Russian government in 2016, received the Minister for North Caucasus Affairs Lev Kuznetsov, according to the Declaration, published on the website of the Cabinet. For 2016, he earned 582,1 million rubles — 12 times more than the year before.
Kuznetsov increased the income from “contributions and real estate transactions, which was declared earlier”, told RBC press service of the Minkowksi. “In particular, was sold expensive real estate in Moscow”, — explained the press service.
Kuznetsov owns 10 plots of land in Russia, ranging from 958 to 1553 sq meters and one house (563,6 sq. m), are all in individual ownership. Another plot (3385 m) which is situated in France, the Minister has the right of joint ownership, the same form of tenure and a house in France with an area of 180 sq. m. in addition, Kuznetsov personally owns an apartment in France (109,3 m), four garages (three of them in France). In the fleet Kuznetsov — Mercedes-Benz A200, BMW M5 and a Ferrari 599 GTB.
Another 32.7 million RUB last year earned the Minister’s wife. She also declared a residential house and land in France in joint ownership. The wife of the Minister owns two cars — Mercedes Benz CL 600 convertible Porsche Boxter and two trailers.
The second place in revenues was taken by the Minister for open government Mikhail Abyzov (last year he headed a rating of the richest members of the government). With his earnings he built up with 455,6 million to 520,9 million rubles From the Declaration Abyzova’s missing husband, last year earned 678 thousand RUB They divorced, told RBC source in the government.
The total income of the Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev by the end of 2016 amounted to RUB 8,587 million