Planned last week but postponed following the attack in the church of Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray, the presentation of the bill on the withholding tax on income will at the last cabinet meeting before the holidays.
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the Secretary of State for the Budget, Christian Eckert, will present the bill on the reform, which must be debated in the autumn as part of the budget for 2017 and implemented on January 1, 2018. the withholding tax on income, which comes into force on 1 January 2018, will not be called into because after the presidential 2017, assured the Secretary of State for Budget Christian Eckert. This project is that the income tax is levied starting in 2018 by the employer, based on a tax rate calculated and transmitted by the tax authorities.
According to a survey by Odoxa for FTI Consulting, Les Echos and Radio Classique released in June, two thirds of the French (65%) favor the withholding of the income tax. “We are taking the necessary steps to reform that comes into force in 2018,” he said. “I am convinced that no one will return to this reform because it is desired by the French, and it is desirable, just and modern,” he added. The text should be submitted to parliament “in the second half of August,” according to Bercy.