Two million kilometres and receipts: This act is preparing the retail headache

An enormous administrative burden and significant costs to the German retail feared by a new duty to the receipt. "In the retail sector in Germany, we are expe

Two million kilometres and receipts: This act is preparing the retail headache
An enormous administrative burden and significant costs to the German retail feared by a new duty to the receipt. "In the retail sector in Germany, we are expecting more than two million kilometres of additional length to the receipts of the year," said the tax expert of the trade Association Germany (HDE), Ralph Brügelmann. The number and length of the issued receipt will noticeably increase. Particularly strong for companies that sell many favorable articles are affected. On the topic previously, the "Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung" reported.The receipt of duty is part of the Treasury decree, the tax fraud is to prevent to the cash register. Accordingly, funds should be through a technical security equipment (TSE) forgery-proof. Originally, all funds should meet up to the beginning of the year 2020, the new regulations, the Ministry of Finance admitted the time until the end of September. The HDE is not criticized, the required technology was not yet available on the market and for the conversion expensive. "First rough cost estimates of between 300 and 500 euros per Fund are included in the Installation." Receipt store: Therefore, you should make a safety copy of make Extreme costs for small businesses photo: Andrea Warnecke/dpa-tmn/dpa, The German chambers of industry and Commerce also expects more spending in the current operation. The Bon-duty "means, particularly for the small trader a considerable increase in costs for paper, printing, and disposal of the backlog of receipts," said tax expert Rainer Kambeck.According to Brügelmann, the conversion of the funds of tax could was in fact contain the document-a duty not to contribute but to. "Because with the first press of the button, when you Collect a transaction is opened, the at a with a TSE-equipped Fund is not without traces to delete. Whether the customer gets a receipt or not, is irrelevant." For Aldi good for the customer is complicated: What is the Discounter makes to the cashier secretly otherwise
Updated Date: 23 December 2019, 10:56

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