The Parliament voted to increase the childcare fee (csed), reduce the VAT on newly built properties and exempt real estate purchased with a family home discount (csok) on Tuesday, the minister without portfolio for families said on his Facebook page. The government also considers it important to support families in the coronavirus epidemic. In addition, it continues to work to ensure that all families can live in their own homes, aided by the new elements of the home-building program that have just been adopted.
Katalin Novák wrote: from now on, by law, by increasing the amount of the bankruptcy from July, mothers will receive a higher amount in the first six months after the birth than their previous net earnings.
The law also guarantees that VAT on new properties will be reduced from 27 percent to 5 percent from January, and those who buy new or used property with a chunk will not have to pay a tax, the minister explained.
In a video posted on his Facebook page, Katalin Novák, the Minister without Portfolio for Families, explained the detailed rules of the new elements of the home-building program, which were voted on by Parliament on Tuesday.
Video source: koronavirus.gov.hu
Katalin Novák reminded in a video posted on her Facebook page: from January, the sales VAT on newly built properties will be reduced from 27 percent to 5 percent, those who buy real estate with a family home discount (check) can reclaim the 5 percent VAT, and new or used properties purchased with a check are tax-free. they will be.
In the case of a net property of HUF 30 million, the VAT reduction means 6.5 million, the VAT refund 1.5 million and the tax exemption means an additional HUF 1.2 million, ie families can save more than HUF 9 million, he emphasized.
He explained that the tax would not be payable if the sales contract was concluded after January 1, 2021.
The 5 percent tax rate includes properties for which a building permit has been issued by the end of 2019, as well as those whose technical handover takes place after January 1, 2021. The latter is subject to 5 percent VAT even if the sales contract is signed this year, so it matters when it is handed over and when the payment is made, he explained.
He also informed that only those who use village chocolates can use the VAT refund for their own strong constructions. Otherwise, the support can be requested only in the case of the purchase of new real estate entirely realized by another contractor, he emphasized.
He added that the VAT refund can be submitted at the same time as the application for the check, is valid for building permits issued until the end of December 2022, and can be used until the end of 2026.
On Tuesday, the Parliament unanimously approved the amendments to the individual laws necessary for the introduction of new elements of the home creation program by 171 yes votes.