The decision of the Ministry of Finance, which re-defines the commencement of the production of the Central Register of Real Beneficiaries on 3/3/2020 as well as the expiry of the deadline for completing the necessary data set on 1/5/2020, was published.
By A.1025 / 2020 Decision of the Governor of AADE, persons obliged to submit a provisional declaration of return for withholding income tax from paid work and pensions, who submitted monthly certificates with detailed records in accordance with the provisions of A.1099 / 2019 Decision, do not submit an annual remuneration certificate.
According to the relevant circular, cash registers who have been issued by POL (duplicate ministerial circular) 1234/2002 & 1135/2005 and do not have the ability to interface online with the Independent Public Revenue Authority (AADE) regarding data sending, have to be withdrawn by May 31st.
Submitting periodic reports is mandatory. According to the article of the Code of Conduct No. 6 of Law 57088 / 24-12-2013, the Accountant-Tax preparer must provide his professional services in accordance with the applicable law.
With the activation of the e-books and their mandatory observance since April 2020, e-invoicing is about to begin, optionally in the first phase and with the aim of becoming mandatory for everyone gradually.
The new tax bill, which includes a plan to limit tax evasion, has been tabled by the government in the Hellenic Parliament in order to follow the authorizing decisions and bring its provisions into force in 2020.
Clarifying instructions on the liability or not of payment of the insurance of people paid with acquisition title contributions of the acquired title before 1-2-2019 was provided by the Single Social Insurance Agency (EFKA).
The Bank of Greece has responded to the request of businesses and tax offices, extending until January 15th 2020, the end date of the submission of annual financial statements by legal entities in the non-financial sector.
The prime minister spoke about "free choice of contributions, depending on the wishes and plans of each insured person", when talking about the upcoming changes in 2020, for 1,5 million freelancers, farmers and self-employed.
A new relaxation of capital controls is expected, following a suggestion by the Governor of the Bank of Greece, to facilitate the businesses. The main goal is to strengthen the real economy, facilitate the export sector, and stimulate businesses that have encountered serious operational and financial problems.
A record is expected for tourism this year in Greece, which attracts especially the Germans but now also come the Chinese, who want to turn Athens into an air hub to the countries of Europe, writes in a large article in the authoritative German financial newspaper Handelblatt.