Giorgos Agapiou2023-07-21T13:51:08+03:00The Parliament recently amended the legislation governing the Defence tax for rent allowing the tax to be paid in two installments per year, instead of monthly.
This contribution is 3% on 75% of the rent.
Based on the current legislation, persons who pay rent have an obligation to withhold from the amount of the rent defense tax and to pay it to the Tax Department within the month following the month in which the withholding is made.
With the said amendment, the defense tax deducted from the rents will be payable in two half-monthly installments instead of the earlier monthly payment.
This initiative resulted from the recognition of the fact that the obligation to...