The governing parties have been arguing for a long time about the further content of the Annual Tax Act 2020. The coalition has also agreed on amendments to the Research Grants Act. The law was passed by the Bundesrat on 18 December 2020.
The tax loss carryback is an effective and at the same time uncomplicated instrument to support the economy. Therefore the VDMA welcomes the initiative of federal states Hesse, Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg.
VDMA Executive Director Thilo Brodtmann talks about the economic outlook of German mechanical engineering in 2018, the most important markets and he explains the call of the mechanical engineers on the future German federal government.
Machines improve our lives – on a large and small scale. Whether for our health, food or the many means of transportation that we use; whether we are looking at the ground deep below the sea or from high above – we need machines and people who utilize their skills to make the world a better place to live. That is the aim of mechanical and plant engineering. Humans – Machines – Progress.
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