11th August 2014

Politics: Six months in the office for the Czech government

Czech government after its meeting on 8th August published review of its planned and carried out measures and actions within government priorities framework. Among other things Ministry of Finance cancelled the act that introduced so called Single Collection Point, introduced stricter rules on self-employed persons’ expense allowances and limited them generally with the sales revenue of 2 million CZK. Czech Republic is also to have three tax rates as Government introduces lower rate for medicine, books, baby diapers and irreplaceable baby food along with repealing the law aiming to unite the two former tax rates into single one. As promised the Government also approved Rules on Co-financing of European Structural and Investment Funds in the Programme Period of 2014-2020.

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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic