Amendments to the Hungarian tax code have been approved by parliament, Interfax said in a report citing MTI. The package's new tax rates and rules will come into force on January 1, 2003. Finance Minister Csaba Laszlo said the government's initial plan was to cut the overall tax burden by about HUF 250 billion.
Interfax said no changes will be made to the income tax rates, which are at the 20 percent, 30 percent and 40 percent brackets. The lowest bracket was capped at yearly incomes of HUF 650...

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