In December 2016 the Finance Ministry issued a decree dealing with the tax implications of privately used comapny cars in case of a leasing, whereby also commenting on an earlier judgment of the Supreme Court on a so called “government lease”. Continue reading
Tax & Legal
The right to deduct input VAT may be excluded only in cases in which the goods acquired are used, to an extent greater than 90%, for purposes other than the taxable person’s business, and not where the goods are used for non-economic purposes (such as: in the course of public activities). Continue reading
The finance ministry has published a decree with sample calculations of the taxable benefit from the private use of a company car powered by electricity. Continue reading
The Supreme Tax Court has reaffirmed its position that the taxable benefit from using a company car to go to work depends on the actual use of the car. By contrast it now has doubts on the provision of a chauffeur as a benefit.