Locked content 95% entrepreneurs are afraid of 2019 tax changes – Lewiatan

95 percent of entrepreneurs believe that in 2019 business activities will be most difficult by unclear tax regulations and the growing costs of hiring employees – this is the result of the Smartscope survey commissioned by the Lewiatan Confederation. Among the barriers that businesspeople are ...

Locked content Ministry of Finance plans simplifying tax rules

The Ministry of Finance is working on simplifications in tax regulations.  The key objectives are less bureaucracy in taxes, lower taxes for business and investments as well as better safety for taxpayers, the Ministry said. In the area of “lower taxes for business and investments,” it p...

Locked content Another record number of electronic tax declarations filed

Over 11 million PIT tax declarations for 2017 were filed via the internet, another record breaker, the Finance Ministry said. Last year, the number of electronic declarations came in at a little over 9.5 million. The Finance Ministry carried out a two-month educational campaign, which included 93 po...

Locked content Over 50% of Poles filed their taxes online

According to data released by the finance ministry, the number of the annual personal income tax declarations filed online has reached 9.67 million, meaning that more than 50 percent of Poles have decided to submit their declarations this way. This is a record-high number, beating last year’s result...

Locked content FinMin: 8.5 mln Poles filed their taxes online

As many as 8.57 million Poles have filed their annual personal income tax declarations online, the Finance Ministry said. Compared to last year, that figure is higher by nearly a million. Overall, last year some 8.4 million Poles filed their taxes online, which makes this year’s result a record-high...

Locked content Poland to crackdown on transfer of untaxed profits abroad

Deputy PM Mateusz said that in the coming future, the ministry will start investigating “the transfer abroad of profits on which tax was not paid in this country”. He added that the Poland would continue its campaign against large-scale avoidance of VAT. “We have brought in 11 times more revenue tha...

Locked content UK currently has no plans to tax EU employees

British immigration minister Robert Goodwill said at a House of Lords sitting on Wednesday that a post-Brexit levy on all EU employees of £1,000 a year would “be helpful to British workers who feel they are overlooked” in favour of migrants, Forbes reported. However, Prime Minister Theresa May’s spo...

Government announces it will implement tax free exemption

Finance Minister Mateusz Morawiecki announced on Friday that the amount of tax-free income earners could declare annually would be raised to PLN 6,600 and would free more of Poland’s lowest-income earners from having to pay tax, according to the Polish press. Prior to 2016, earners could declare jus...