Tax

Less salt in bread, more tax on tobacco - Hungarian gov't plans leaked

Improvement of public health in focus. 

Bringing VAT “back from the dead" (x)

Companies are faced with countless situations where they are unable to collect the money owed to them, including its VAT part.

A new programme by 'Team Matolcsy': New Hungarian Development Plan

Competitiveness Council to discuss cenbank proposals.

Hungary's Finance Minister flags new programme

Budget resources could facilitate launch next year.

Hungary might go for gigantic tax reductions

We uncover mesmerising budget figures.

Hungary social contribution tax not to be lowered from January 2019

Interesting tidbit from the 2019 tax package.

"Small" taxes with some big pitfalls (x)

The popularity of simplified, or "small" business taxes (KATA, KIVA) grows unabated, with thousands of... 

No austerity in 2019, Hungarian PM Orbán pledges

In response to central bank's higher CPI forecast.

Hungary to abolish casualty tax and FTT on smaller wire transfers

Tax for insurers to rise, bank tax changes too.

Hungary not to lower bank tax further despite plea by banks

Accident tax may disappear completely, though.

Hungary income tax rate could be lowered in several phases

State Audit Office President thinks so anyway.

Can final NAV decisions be re-contested? (x)

Due to a seemingly trivial error, a series of NAV decisions are being overturned in court.

Hungarian FinMin wants "yellow cheques" gone

Stresses importance of boosting SME competitiveness.

Hungary loses special tax cases vs. European Commission

Court rules in favour of EC.

Poland deploys Hungary's "wonder weapon"

Race for corporate investments just got real.

Hungary EcoMin promises further tax cuts depending on budget status

Mihály Varga hints at single-digit PIT rate.
Commentary

This tax is a constant drag on Hungarian businesses

The "little brother" of corporate tax.

Hungary's 2017 fiscal elbow room large enough for one more major tax cut

Manoeuvring room may be HUF 500 billion.

Hungary zero deficit plan bodes ill for some listed companies

Hungary’s Economy Minister Mihály Varga said on Tuesday the cabinet will strive to draft the2017 budget with zero deficit. This is positive in terms... 

Views and Interviews

Forced wage hike in Hungary carries risks

Managing Director of Continental Automotive Hungary on the upcoming wage hike, contribution cut and their consequences.

Hungary to cut bank tax in exchange for increased lending - PM

Under a new bill to be submitted to Parliament today by Antal Rogán, head of the parliamentary group of Hungary’s Fidesz party, every victim but... 

Hungary's foreign policy priority is fair, strong relations with Russia, Germany - Orbán

Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Wednesday his main goal in foreign policy was maintaining good relations with German and Russia and... 
Contributions on wage
Munkavállaló által fizetett 
Superannuation tax 10%
Medical insurance contributions 7%
Munkaerõpiaci járulék 1,5%
  
Munkáltató által fizetett 
Szociális hozzájárulási adó 22%
Vocational training contribution 1,5%
Personal Income Tax
Egy kulcs a bruttó bér 15%-a.