MF has new plans to tackle tax evasion – Morawiecki

Poland’s Minister of Finance, Mateusz Morawiecki, has not ruled out the possibility of introducing a new VAT mechanism, it appears. He was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the economic summit in Davos Switzerland on Friday. “The Ministry of Finance is not withdrawing from the planned creati...

Locked content Satellite surveillance coming to trucking industry

Satellite monitoring of transport trucks carrying fuel, alcohol and tobacco could save Poland PLN 50 billion in lost revenues, according to a PwC report on Monday in Gazeta Wyborcza. The report also stated that the government’s intention was to save PLN 100 billion over the next 10 years in lost rev...

Locked content FinMin: VAT bill to bring PLN 3.4 bln annually

Poland expects PLN 3.4 billion in annual value-added tax (VAT) revenue boost on the implementation of a package of VAT tightening solutions, according to a draft bill presented by the Ministry of Finance. Most of the solutions are to take effect as of January 1, 2017, estimated at PLN 3.1 billion. T...

Locked content VAT tax audits brought PLN 832.6 mln in H1

The total value of payments to the budget and retained payments of undue reimbursement of VAT amounted to PLN 832.6 million in the first half of 2016 and was higher by 71.3 percent y/y, said Deputy Finance Minister Wiesław Jasiński. “We wanted the results to be better, but they turned out to b...