A new way of settling health insurance contributions for entrepreneurs, an increase in the tax-exempt amount and an increase in the tax threshold – these are the changes that are part of the Polish deal, which will enter into force soon. At Wednesday’s meeting, the government adopted the draft tax changes as part of the Polish deal. “The Polish deal is a systemic change,” the head of government said on Wednesday.
- The health contribution from taxpayers who pay a flat tax as of 2022, will be 4.9 percent.
- There will be a corporate tax to be paid by large multinational corporations
- The second tax bracket will increase from 85,000 PLN to 120 thousand. zloty
- “It is a tool for building the Polish middle class,” the prime minister said on Wednesday after the cabinet meeting.
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Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki argued at a press conference that the changes, whose proposals were adopted, would benefit about 18 million Poles, and about 90 percent. All Poles who pay taxes will earn or this change will be neutral to them.
Today, Morawiecki added, taxes are paid from PLN 3,000. PLN, except for the least profitable, who pay from 8 thousand. zloty. The main change is at the 30K level. PLN of earnings per year, for which taxes will be paid in Poland – he said.
He stated that the tax threshold would be raised at the same time from 85 to 120 thousand. zloty. It is an essential tool for building the Polish middle class, Morawiecki said.
The Prime Minister announced the imposition of a tax on large companies, which – as he said – will be imposed on major international companies, When they don’t pay or pay little or no income tax. We provide equation solutions.
– In the accounts of large global companies We expect about 2 billion PLN. The Prime Minister clarified on Wednesday that this money will be for investments, as well as the social policy pursued by our government.
Prime Minister on the “Tax on Big Companies”
“We are proposing good solutions that are pro-entrepreneurial and at the same time those that burden the largest corporations, international companies and managers of large companies instead of small ones. That is why we are implementing and adopting this solution today (… the Prime Minister said at the conference after the government meeting on Wed) Such a tax, which is also supposed to be borne by large international and Polish companies in such a case, when the CIT does not pay or pay very little. .
He pointed out that there are large companies that pay this tax at a very low level. “Then, following the example of American and Austrian solutions, we offer equalizing solutions, which are solutions to protect Polish companies as well.Which are usually smaller or medium in a particular industry in the market struggle against these global giants. This additional goal must be achieved by our additional regulations, “- he emphasized.
tax changes. Finance Minister for details
On Wednesday morning, the Finance Minister spoke about the details of the tax changes. Compared to the original plans for the Polish deal, three basic assumptions will not change: free quantity From the tax will be 30 thousand. Zloty. second tax threshold It will reach 120 thousand. Bad healthcare contribution In most cases it will be 9%, but it will decrease for a fixed taxpayer – it will not be 9%, but 4.9%.
The minimum contribution will be 9%. From the minimum wage, i.e. about 270 PLN. These amounts will be applied Fixed taxpayers with an income of up to 6000 PLN total.
The lump sum layers will change as well. With annual returns of up to 60 thousand. The PLN base will be 60 percent. average income. With a profit of up to 300,000 it will be 100%, and with a higher profit – 180%. average income.
For those who pay with a tax card 9 percent will remain. Premium, but not the average, but the minimum wage. This means about PLN 300 per month, not PLN 500 as in the original assumptions. Payment deadlines for contributions will be coordinated and set on the 20th of the month. Allowance adjustment period will be extended.
New corporate tax
There will be a new tax – on large companies – similar to solutions from the United States. It will be paid by capital companies and tax capital groupse – that show losses or have an income of less than 1%. Operating income, excluding the acquisition of fixed assets. It is set to cover 0.4 percent. Company revenue and 10% of passive expenses.
More about the planned tax changes You can read here.
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