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...

Locked content KGHM paid PLN 334.1mln mineral tax in June

Copper mining giant KGHM paid PLN 334.13 mln tax on copper and silver extraction in June, as Finance Ministry data indicated. In H1, Poland collected PLN 885.31 mln from the mineral tax. The ministry said that it targets PLN 1.45 bln in 2015 revenues from the tax. Meanwhile, Finance Minister Mateusz...

Locked content Jeronimo Martins pays highest taxes among foreign firms in Poland

Jeronimo Martins, the owner of Biedronka, paid the highest CIT (Corporate Income Tax) in 2013 among all the foreign companies operating in Poland. The tax amounted to PLN 302.3 million, Gazeta Wyborcza daily reported citing data from Bisnode economic information firm. Biedronka was followed by T-Mob...

Szczurek: the gov’t plans tax cuts

Finance Minister Mateusz Szczurek said that the government has prepared a draft proposal to cut taxes. “This is the most pleasant thing, the Minister of Finance can do,” Szczurek told Polsat News referring to PM Kopacz’s declaration that the Civic Platform will soon present draft a...