Greek Tourism, Trade Sector Bodies Call for Turn to E-transactions

Alternate Finance Minister Tryfon Alexiadis (second left) with representatives of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV), the Hellenic Confederation of Commerce and Entrepreneurship (ESEE) and the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE), which was represented by normal supervisor, Giorgos Amvrazis (proper).

Greece’s tourism and commerce sector our bodies are calling on the federal government to push for the implementation of digital transactions in efforts to chop operational prices for each companies and authorities and to sort out tax evasion.

The Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV), the Hellenic Confederation of Commerce and Entrepreneurship (ESEE) and the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) submitted proposals and measures to Alternate Finance Minister Tryfon Alexiadis throughout a gathering final week.

In accordance with SEV, ESEE and SETE, if the measures are applied, over a two-year interval outcomes will embrace the restraint of the black economic system by 10  %, which interprets into 5 billion euros; a rise in VAT proceeds by 1 billion euros yearly; a discount in procurement prices for the state by 200 million euros per 12 months; a lower in operational prices for companies by 1-1.5 billion euros a 12 months by means of the implementation of digital invoicing; and a drop by 60 % within the situation of pretend invoices.