Companies active in the services sector will pay a lump-sum tax starting with January the 1st 2013. The tax will be applied for certain locations in the services industry such as bed and breakfasts, bars, restaurants or beauty salons.
Delia Bosman, Deputy Managing Partner Dragne & Asociatii, commented on this initiative for Business24.ro. She explained that the Government is trying to increase state budget revenues, while also reducing tax evasion. However, the measure will have to be carefully implemented, in a manner which does not create excessive burden for tax-payers.Download the file [PDF, 195 KB] [in Romanian]