Bills, the government is studying VAT interventions to respond to energy increases
The sun 24 hours today addressed the topic of energy price increases. “To cope with the sharp increases in bills expected for the autumn, which according to the Minister for Ecological Transition, Roberto Cingolani, would currently travel around 40% for theelectricity and 31% for the gas, the government is studying an intervention on the tax component paid by consumers of the protected market (families and micro-enterprises) with energy tariffs ”, reads the Milanese daily.
The economic newspaper also explained that “the main option on the table of the Ministry of Economy would in fact be that of one VAT sterilization in relation to the tariff increase. Among the alternatives under consideration there is also a one-off intervention for reduce the charges on the bill, as done in July. In any case, it is speeding up for an urgent measure to be approved before price increases which will start in early October and a useful vehicle could be the possible tax decree that we have been talking about for a few weeks ”.
So, the sun 24 hours e Republic they write that, in this regard, a first meeting would have already been held on Monday evening between the Minister of Economy, Daniele Franco, and the president of the Arera, Stefano Besseghini. Among the options referred to by Republic, “A provision that also uses the proceeds from auctions for the emission rights”.