18 March 2020 – Deferred taxes and social security payments for businesses

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Type of Intervention: Business support
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The French Government postponed collection of businesses’ taxes and social security payments. The announcement, the Government estimated that postponing these payments would be equivalent to injecting €45 billion into the nation’s businesses and economy.
Full details here: https://www.gouvernement.fr/conseil-des-ministres/2020-03-18/loi-de-finances-rectificative-pour-2020