A three-year period of reduced social insurance contributions thought to be a poor solution

Gawlak-600x600Recently the Ministry of Family, Labor and Social Policy has submitted a proposal to extend the period of preferential contributions to the Social Insurance Institution (ZUS) for new business activities. The period of preferential ZUS contributions would last three years instead of two as it is now. According to some, this idea is not justified when the demand for labour is clearly growing. Even more so that people who do not manage as entrepreneurs should become employees.

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No VAT declarations starting from 2019?

Chajdas-600x600In 2019, the Ministry of Finance may withdraw from traditional VAT declarations. All within the next steps of implementing innovative solutions in the department and its subordinate offices. Much depends on how the functioning of a Single Control File will be assessed. Hence the changes will only come into force in 2019, and it is highly likely that even later.

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Entrepreneurs in fear of accusations of tax arrears

Owczarek-600x600The finance department intends to publish the information on how high is the income tax paid to the tax authorities by the largest Polish entrepreneurs. In the meantime, in the opinion of entrepreneurs, publishing this information might be misleading by suggesting that entrepreneurs who do not use tax optimization mechanisms and have a low income, or even a loss, avoid paying taxes.

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