According to the latest daily reports, the new tax will apply to apartment owners, regardless of whether they are a trust, a company or a natural person.
So whoever decides to buy an apartment by speculation or simply wants to invest his savings in this way, has to pay.
“The Ministry of State Assets – headed by the economic advisors to the head of the ministry, Jacek Sasin – wants to levy tribute on unused apartments that do not operate in the rental market and are a pure capital investment,” tells Rzeczpospolita.
Interestingly, Prime Minister Morawiki was still in May He argued that his government was not working on a vacancy tax and had no plans to implement it.
– We are not working on vacancy tax, but we are thinking about what to do with companies or trusts that buy 100, 500 or 1,000 apartments – said the Prime Minister at the time.
“Two months ago, a special team of consultants demonstrated the first analyzes in MAP. According to our interlocutors Business is in progress and according to the latest concepts, not only legal persons will be charged, but also natural persons with more than five vacancies will be chargedthat is, uninhabited or rented premises (not at all or for a long time, their exact length is discussed), ”we read in Rzeczpospolita.
The magazine also adds that the fee will also apply to purchases of more than five apartments, unless they are occupied. The tribute will be calculated annually. Due to its structure, it will be possible to introduce regulations during the tax year“- We read.
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