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Italian Taxpayers 'Hammered' By High Taxes

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

CGIA of Mestre, Italy's association of sole traders and small businesses, has pointed out that, because of a record 44 percent tax burden Italian taxpayers had to work until June 11 to pay their taxes. Read Full Story


Summer Of Tax Compliance For 20m Italians

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Thursday, July 31, 2014

From August 20 to September 19, there is the risk of a logjam in tax compliance in Italy with more than 400 fiscal obligations to be fulfilled by 20m taxpayers during the period. Read Full Story


Luxembourg To Improve Tax Environment For SMEs

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Luxembourg's Governing Council has agreed to set up a High Committee that will bring together industry representatives and Government ministers to improve the tax and business environment for small companies. Read Full Story


Italian Small Businesses Snub Token Tax Cut

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Centro Studi CAN, the national federation of Italian artisans and small and medium-sized enterprises, has said the decision by Premier Matteo Renzi's Government to reduce the regional tax on production by 10 percent will merely provide an "aspirin" to its members. Read Full Story


France Confirms EUR10bn Tax Cuts For Corporates

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, April 11, 2014

France's new Prime Minister Manuel Valls has detailed Government plans to lower labor costs for businesses, beyond the EUR20bn (USD27.7bn) wage cost cut already provided through the CICE tax credit for competitiveness and employment. Read Full Story


French Artisans Seek Swift Sole Trader Tax Reform

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, March 17, 2014

Plans to reform the taxation of sole traders in France should be presented by the summer so that measures may be included in the 2015 finance laws, the professional union of artisans said recently. Read Full Story


Italian Tax Cuts Should Favor Employees, Says CGIA

by Ulrika Lomas, Brussels

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

With Matteo Renzi's new Government getting ready to announce a EUR10bn (USD13.9bn) cut in taxes, CGIA of Mestre, the association of sole traders and small businesses, has recommended that measures should be concentrated on reducing Italy's individual income tax burden. Read Full Story


France Unveils Tax Breaks For Artisans And Traders

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, November 25, 2013

Following a meeting with the professional union of artisans, French Budget Minister Bernard Cazeneuve and Trades Minister Sylvia Pinel unveiled a raft of fiscal measures aimed at providing tax relief to both artisans and tradespeople in France, as well as to home owners wishing to carry out energy efficiency improvements. Read Full Story


Controversial Tax Measures To Delay Italian VAT Hike

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

A new decree, published in the Italian official gazette on June 28, has revealed the disparate tax measures the Italian Government has had to take in order to find the EUR1.15bn necessary to finance the three-month delay to October 1 in the scheduled one percent increase to Italy's value added tax rate. Read Full Story


Purisima Looks To Broaden Philippines Tax Base

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Monday, June 24, 2013

Speaking at the recent General Membership Meeting of the Federation of Philippine Industries, Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima said that, while the Philippines fiscal position has improved markedly, there is still much work to be done in improving tax revenue collections. Read Full Story



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