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Factsheet for measure GR-2021-47/2095 – measures in Greece
|Country||Greece , applies nationwide|
|Time period||Temporary, 16 November 2021 – 31 December 2021|
|Type||Legislations or other statutory regulations|
Supporting businesses to stay afloat
– Direct subsidies (full or partial)
|Author||Elena Kousta (INE GSEE) and Eurofound|
|Measure added||14 December 2021 (updated 07 February 2022)|
In the context of supporting companies that have been financially affected by the appearance and spread of COVID-19 pandemic, the companies concerned are given the opportunity to receive aid in the form of a fixed cost subsidy, for non-covered fixed expenditure, for the period from 1 April 2020 to 31 December 2020. The company must submit, through the "myBusinessSupport" platform, until the 31 December 2021 the supporting documents required.
Joint Ministerial Decision 1046/2021 set the prerequisites for granting aid in the form of a fixed costs subsidy, for non-covered fixed costs, from 1 April 2020 to 31 December 2020, in financially affected companies by the occurrence and spread of COVID-19. This will be given as a credit which can be used until 31 December 2021, for repayment of current tax debts for the year 2021 -payable from 1 July 2021 to 31 December 2021-; or for current insurance contributions for the year 2021 -payable from 1 July 2021 until 31 December 2021. The subsidy cannot exceed 70% of business loss for large and medium-sized enterprises, and 90% for small and micro enterprises.
No available information yet.
|Does not apply to workers||Applies to all businesses||Does not apply to citizens|
Company / Companies
Social partners' role in designing the measure and form of involvement:
|Trade unions||Employers' organisations|
|Role||No involvement||No involvement|
|Form||Not applicable||Not applicable|
Social partners' role in the implementation, monitoring and assessment phase:
No available information.
Eurofound (2021), Fixed cost subsidy for companies financially affected by the pandemic, measure GR-2021-47/2095 (measures in Greece), EU PolicyWatch, Dublin, https://static.eurofound.europa.eu/covid19db/cases/GR-2021-47_2095.html
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