MEETING BETWEEN THE RETAIL ASSOCIATION AND THE MINISTRY OF FINANCE AND TRANSFERS

Today, on March 2, 2020, the members of the Retail Association organized a meeting with the Ministry of Finance and Transfers / Republic of Kosovo, specifically with the Deputy Ministers, Mr. Agim Krasniqi and Mr. Ilir Aliu, as well as the relevant advisors where they discussed the ongoing challenges that these businesses have been facing for several years now and that affect further development.

The topics discussed were:
• the issue of calluses and the possibility of finding an alternative which would treat the losses in the right way,
• the possibility of reducing the Value Added Tax rate for the fast food and service sector,
• the possibility of collecting VAT on products imported domestically and,
• the need for increased commitment to fiscalization of economic entities

In conclusion, the need to organize continuous meetings to properly address the problems that these businesses face on a daily basis, which affect not only the sustainability and development of businesses but also the inclusive economy of the country.