EU demands clarifications from Italy and Spain.

Dated: 21 October, 2019.

Alleseuropa reports that the EU Commission will send a letter to Italy today asking for additional information on the draft Budget bill presented last week. Other countries, including Spain, will also receive similar requests for clarification. The government is preparing to respond to the requests of the EU commission on the maneuver by Wednesday 23 October .

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According to what has been learned, the answer to Brussels is part of a path of dialogue that is taking place in total transparency. The EU, it is explained, should not call into question the structure and balances of the package of the maneuver but clarifications and further details on some details could be requested.

Meanwhile, Matteo Renzi rejects the sugar tax . “We have blocked VAT of 23 billion and today there are 200 million sugar taxes left, and I disagree. We must make a commitment to avoid even the sugar tax.”

Meanwhile, calls for team spirit are multiplying. “Every year – says the Italy Minister of Culture and head of the Democratic Party to the government, Dario Franceschini – we forget what happened in previous years. When discussing a maneuver there is always a discussion between the political forces. The important thing is that be done with common sense, balance, without fights between the majority parties “.

“Today’s Council of Ministers – also the Minister for the South, Giuseppe Provenzano, points out – must definitively decide on the maneuver, which we have already done, but there are no technical details to be defined. However, no one has to question the work done and, above all, the agreements we signed when we started the government “.

“Renzi attacks Conte, Conte attacks Di Maio, Zingaretti attacks everyone, the Rays attacks the rubbish bins, it is not normal to joke about taxes, the tax on carbonated soft drinks, they have increased the tax on agreed rents, in economic operation ‘it is the increase in excise duties on the Euro3 and Euro4 diesels. It seems to me that in a month they are fighting more than we did in a year “, the leader of the League Matteo Salvini attacks.

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Alleseuropa reports that the government summit on the maneuver ended after about two hours at Palazzo Chigi. Immediately afterwards the Council of Ministers began.

The mandatory application of penalties on POS, as we learn, is postponed to July 2020, pending an agreement on lowering the costs of credit card fees. The agreement, we still learn, sees the satisfaction of the M5S. “This does not criminalize merchants,” he explains.

The squeeze on the prison evaders will come with the fiscal decree. This is, according to what we learn, one of the points on which a majority agreement was found. The rules would come into effect however at the date of conversion of the decree.

In tax revenue, in addition to the tightening of criminal laws, confiscation enters for large tax evaders due to disproportion. This is what is learned from government sources that explain how both rules will come into force after the conversion of the decree by law into law.

In tax revenue, in addition to the tightening of criminal laws, confiscation enters for large tax evaders due to disproportion. This is what is learned from government sources that explain how both rules will come into force after the conversion of the decree by law into law.

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During today’s bilateral meetings at Palazzo Chigi, some problems like that of the pos and the question of prison evaders would have been overcome. Themes that will be defined – it is explained in qualified government circles – in the majority summit underway in these minutes. The chapter on VAT numbers should still be defined in Italy.

Alleseuropa reports that the PD, as far as we learn, defended the assembly of the maneuver in the meeting at Palazzo Chigi and asked for the cutting of bank commissions on the pos and to simplify the rules for VAT packages under a flat rate of under 65 thousand euros. The Dems have also asked for the reinstatement in budget law of the Imu-Tasi Fund for Municipalities and the abolition of quarterly VAT communications “to simplify the life of businesses and the self-employed”.

Alleseuropa reports that you can it a Face to face at Palazzo Chigi this morning between Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte and Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio , to take stock of the maneuver. Conte will hold bilateral meetings with individual majority parties , before the summit which should be held close to the Council of Ministers whose convocation has been postponed for two hours, from 7 to 9 pm .

Alleseuropa reports that Spain on the other side are expected to also replied the Brussels in a few days time.

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