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Koukoumas: Will the government tax the excess profits of banks and energy companies? Yes or No;

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Κουκουμα&sigma: Η κ υβΕρνηση θα φορολογorσει τα υπερ κΕρδη των τραπεζoν και των εται&rho ιoν ενeργειας; Ναι or oχι?

By Alexia Kafetzis

The government will proceed to tax the surplus profits of banks and energy companies, yes or no, asks the AKEL with a Written Statement by AKEL's Press Representative, Giorgos Koukoumas.

According to the dialogue, the local private banks announce excess profits of hundreds of millions of euros and at the same time, admit that these surplus profits come to a large extent from the increase in interest rates.

AKEL's proposal to tax the surplus profits of banks – as well as the surplus profits of energy companies – is more imperative than ever. With the resources that the state will draw from this action, it will be able to finance a drastic package to tackle punctuality that will bring real relief to households and workers. Otherwise, we will be left with the inadequate measures announced by Mr. Christodoulidis the day before yesterday, which for the vast majority of society do not even constitute a pain reliever.

The government can no longer hide on the matter. It has to answer about its intentions: Will it proceed to tax the excess profits of banks and energy companies? Yes or No;

Source: 24h.com.cy

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