Final tax on expenses is levied on the following documentarily substantiated expenses:
==> Exemption from taxation
==> Exemption is not applicable to expenses for transportation made by car or using extra bus services, except for the cases when transportation is made by car to hardly accessible and remote areas and the taxpayer cannot perform his operation without such an expense.
==> Who pays this tax?
The tax on hospitality expenses and the tax on expenses related to the operation of vehicles, when used for management activities, shall be paid by the persons subject to corporate income taxation.
Taxable persons in terms of the tax on social expenses provided in kind, pursuant to Article 204, Item 2, shall be all employers or contracting authorities under management and control contracts.
The tax on expenses is regulated by the Corporate Income tax Act (CITA)Corporate Income Tax Act (CITA).
Social expenses, which are not provided in kind, and represent income of an individual, shall be levied under the terms and procedures of the Personal Income tax Act (PITA).
==> Tax rate
The rate of the tax on expenses is 10 per cent.
==> Declaring the tax
There is no special template of tax return for declaring tax on expenses. Pursuant to Art. 217, Para 1 of the CITA, the tax on expenses shall be declared with the annual tax return submitted by the taxable person.
==> Deadlines for the tax payment
The tax on expenses shall be paid by 31 March of the next calendar year.
==> Tax payment
The tax on expenses can be paid in one of the following ways:
To state budget accounts for the respective NRA’s Territorial Directorate according to the place of registration.
Payment can be effected from any bank by filling in a payment order (deposit slip).
Online payment requires a debit card and registration at the E-pay and the NRA websites.
The postal order shall contain the address and the name of the respective Territorial Directorate (office) of the NRA, the postal code, as well as the amount due.
Where a tax due has not been paid within the specified deadline, interest shall be paid pursuant to the Interest on Taxes, Fees and other State Receivables Act.