Laws updated for February
Classification of the activity of designing computer software
The Order of the Minister of Communications and Information Society, of the Minister of National Education, of the Minister of Labor and Social Justice, and of the Minister of Public Finances no. 1168/2017 / 492/2018 / 3024/2018 / 3337/2017 on the classification of the activity of designing computer software, was published in the Official Gazette no. 52/18.01.2018. According to the provisions of the hereby Order, starting from February 1st 2018, the employees holding a Baccalaureate Certificate and attending the courses of an accredited higher education institution, will also benefit from the exemption of the payment of the salary tax and similar income taxes. The hereby Order also completes the list of professions specific to the activities of designing software programs, for which the exemption is granted, by adding two titles: junior programmer and junior analyst.
Modification and completion of the model and content of certain forms
The Order no. 4.160/2017 of the president of the National Agency for Tax Administration (NATA) on the modification and completion of the Order no. 3.386/2016 of the NATA president for the approval of the model and content of forms 101 “Statement regarding the corporate tax” and 120 “Settlement regarding the excise taxes”, was published in the Official Gazette no. 14/08.01.2018.
The Register of tax records for natural persons
The Order of the Minister of public finances, no. 3.254/2017 on the Register of tax records for natural persons – taxpayers according to the Title IV of the Law no. 227/2015 on the Tax Code, was published in the Official Gazette no. 10/05.01.2018. The Register of tax records is filled in by the taxpayers which are natural persons and for which the net annual income is established in the actual income system, based on the accounting data.
Management of the tax obligations owed by medium taxpayers
Law no. 30 on the completion of art. 30 of the Law no. 207/2015 on the Tax Procedure Code was published in the Official Gazette no. 49/18.01.2018. The provisions of the hereby law mention the fact that the management of the tax obligations owed by the medium taxpayers, including their secondary offices, will be made by the tax authority of that county or of Bucharest Municipality, as applicable, starting with the second quarter of 2018.