The jurist reminds that wages will grow "on paper", however this illusion should not conceal that net wages will see no real change. While employers have been asked to multiply agreed wages by 1.289, leading to increased gross wages, due to taxation changes there will be no changes in net wage.

The only exception to this could be related to changes in the untaxed income size for employees, who use second stage pension savings, depending on their choices, V. Petrylaitė points out.