The Councillor for Finance and Licensing Activity, Bartholomew Pallares, has informed this morning of the advantages of the new Licensing Tax Ordinance Open, which was adopted yesterday at the plenary of the Corporation .
This new regulation, which will be operational in a month, encourage establishment of small businesses, because it lowers the rate to surfaces that are less meters and consume less electricity.
Thus, as explained by the mayor of Finance and Licensing Activity, new retail businesses whose surface is not greater than 200 square meters or whose installed capacity not exceeding 10 kW (excluding foods) contribute to a rate of 150 euros, 368 euros and not paying until now.
In addition, these establishments do not pay anything for the electricity they consume.
Similarly, as indicated Pallares, with this new regulation shops that have more than 200 meters will also pay 150 euros for the opening of the premises, plus two more euros per meter to 200 and 3 euros per kW to from 10 kw.
The mayor has indicated that the modification rates Licenses opening was made for each trade or business of any kind paid the right amount to the surface, power and environmental qualities of your business.
Thus, in the words of the council, each employer shall pay the City the right amount to the type of business to develop.
Pallares also explained that during the celebration of the Plenum of the local corporation adopted a motion which, in the case in which the National Government implemented, can benefit from a strong to businesses.
It requests a change to the VAT system for self-employed and Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and they do not pay VAT on invoices that have not been paid.
The mayor of Finance stressed that this initiative would ease the liquidity problems of many companies in the country and especially Totana who are suffering financial problems and thereby ensure their economic viability.