Locked content KGHM pays PLN 153 mln in mining tax in February

Mining giant KGHM paid PLN 153.081 million in mining tax in February, according to the Finance Ministry. Revenue from mining taxes stood at PLN 281.506 million a the end of February and accounted for 21.8 percent of the plan, the ministry added in an operational report on how its budget plan is bein...

Locked content Poland may scrap mining tax next year

Treasury Minister Dawid Jackiewicz told Wprost weekly in an interview that Poland may abolish the mineral tax on silver and copper in 2017. The levy was introduced in 2012 by the former coalition of PO-PSL to tax Poland’s copper mining giant KGHM. Doing away with it was one of the promises mad...