Competitiveness / Tax & Finance

This section feature research, opinion and progress reports on how the Czech Republic compares to other EU countries economically. It includes analysis of international rankings such as the WEF and World Bank.

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23rd May 2019 / Competitiveness / Tax & Finance


expats.cz: The Czech tax system is one of the world’s most complicated

Czech taxes are complicated, according to the Global MNC Tax Complexity Project, which has measured the complexity of tax systems in 100 countries around the world, expats.cz wrote.
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17th May 2019 / Competitiveness / Tax & Finance


OECD Taxing Wages 2019 - The Czech Republic

The annual publication provides details of taxes paid on wages in OECD countries. It covers personal income taxes and social security contributions paid by employees, social security contributions and payroll taxes paid by employers, and cash benefits received by in-work families. It illustrates how these taxes and benefits are calculated in each member country and examines how they impact household incomes.
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17th April 2019 / Competitiveness / Tax & Finance


Bank clients think about the future. Half of us consult someone about where to put our savings, but only a third are loyal to our primary bank

43% of respondents have pension savings and contribute to funds Supplementary pension insurance and building savings continue to be popular banking products One in two people seeks advice on how to manage their finances
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9th April 2019 / Competitiveness / Tax & Finance


CMS European M&A Study 2019: Sellers set the agenda, despite market uncertainty

The "seller-friendly" dynamic in European M&A transactions strengthened during 2018, notwithstanding a drop-off in volumes towards the end of the year. This comes in marked contrast to the US market, where risk allocation continues to favour the buyer. These conclusions were published by CMS today in the 11th edition of its annual European M&A Study, a multi-year analysis of the key legal provisions within M&A agreements. The study is the most comprehensive of its kind and is based on a proprietary database comprising more than 4,000 deals over a 12-year eriod. 
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14th March 2019 / Competitiveness / Tax & Finance


Capital Markets in 2030: The future of equity capital markets

In 2018 the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) conducted a follow-up to a 2011 survey on behalf of PwC, asking 370 executives at companies from across the globe for their views on the factors that are shaping the development of global equity capital markets. 
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic