Some websites and social media pages circulated news about increasing taxes on workers in the state’s administrative apparatus by 13% in the fiscal year 2021-2022 budget.
The Media Center of the Council of Ministers contacted Ministry of Finance, Which denied that news, affirming that there is no truth to increasing taxes on workers in the state’s administrative apparatus, stressing that there is no intention to impose any new tax burdens on citizens.
The ministry clarified that no new taxes are imposed except by a law issued by the House of Representatives, indicating that the state seeks to stabilize tax policies, in a way that ensures the creation of a business environment and climate.
We appeal to the various media outlets and social media users the need to be careful before publishing such rumors, which may lead to confusion in the public opinion, and in the event of any inquiries in this regard, one can enter the official website of the Ministrymof.gov.eg).
The article The Government Denies Increasing Taxes on Employees of the State Administration It was written in the Al-Borsa newspaper.