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The autonomous Spaniards, the most punished of Europe
27 January 2012
The Federation of Organisations of Professionals, Autonomous and Emprendedores (OPA) considers that the autonomous community Spanish is the most punished of Europe to the hour to pay his taxles. bases to affirm it in the last data published by the Observatory of Coyuntura Economic of the Institute Juan of Mariana, in reference to the rise of the income tax.
OPA Affirms that, in a situation of coyuntura of economic crisis like the current, the rise of the type impositivo of the income tax announced by the Government of Spain, is unfair and unnecessary. More in this moment, in which, according to words of the own Minister of Inland revenue and Public Administrations, Cristóbal Montoro, “the autonomous are those that worse are happening it”.
The data of the report are reveladores, since they indicate that, in Spain, pay more imposed that in Norway and Germany, although in these countries find ones of the per capita incomes more elevated of the European Union. From OPA, does not understand as, in Spain, having an income by inferior inhabitant to a lot of countries of the EU, was where have the most elevated taxles of all Europe.
“By this reason, from OPA, want to insist to the Government to that it set up the economic and fiscal measures, announced during the debate of investiture of of the current president of the government, Mariano Rajoy, as they are the compensation of debts between the central and autonomous administration, and the modification of the diet of the VAT in which autonomous and SMEs do not have to pay the tax until sure enough it have effected the payment of the corresponding bills, with the end of paliar the grave situation in which it finds the autonomous community, considering this rise impositiva of the income tax, like a grave economic damage for the community, given the current situation in which it finds ours country”, signals the organisation in a communiqué.
The Federation of Organisations of Professionals, Autonomous and Emprendedores (OPA) is a non-profit organisation that has like mission represent, defend and promote the rights of the microempresarios, professional and autonomous of Spain in front of Public and Private Institutions. OPA Represents to more than 227.000 autonomous.