Listed below are the highest headlines ready by the nationwide press for this Tuesday, December 27, 2022.
Switch of Principal Residence: Exemption after 5 years
Promoting your major residence and getting a tax profit with out going via the “battle” field with the tax authorities is a miracle. The present gadget even qualifies as a gasoline unit. From January 2023, it will likely be exceeded. Subsequent yr brings many modifications and clarifications when it comes to taxation, which in precept ought to save tax authorities and taxpayers from authorized proceedings. “This new measure ought to make the property market extra fluid as a result of constructive affect it could possibly have on property transactions as householders will not have to attend six years to promote their property. They’ll solely take pleasure in this exemption for five years, a minimum of on the date of the switch,” explains Mohammadi El Yacoubi, president of the Cercle des fiscalistes du Maroc.
Defamation on the Web: the brand new Legal Code offers for extreme penalties
Talking on the weekly plenary session of oral questions within the Home of Representatives, Justice Minister Abdelatif Wahbi confirmed that the brand new textual content of the Legal Code offers for robust sanctions towards anybody concerned in defamation on on-line platforms. “It’s shameful what is occurring on sure Web platforms, even if some sections of the Legal Code, particularly Article 447, punish these slanderous actions. Final week, the Court docket of Cassation dominated in a case of this sort, discovering that what’s revealed on on-line platforms doesn’t fall underneath the Press Code, however underneath the Legal Code. This focus will encourage the prosecutor’s workplace to use the Legal Code in such conditions,” he mentioned.
Agriculture: Is the warmth threatening the season?
After a protracted interval of drought, a number of areas of the Kingdom have skilled heavy rains previously two months, easing the struggling of farmers. The quantity of precipitation reaches 90 mm, which can have a constructive impact on the rhythmicity of sowing autumn, fruit and fodder crops, in addition to on reservoir dams and underground water reserves. Nonetheless, the present heatwave the Kingdom is experiencing may wipe out the agricultural positive factors made to date. However the truth stays that it additionally has a constructive impact on some cultures.
Crimson meat: all the time dearer!
Among the many newest measures geared toward assuaging the difficulties confronted by livestock farmers is the VAT exemption of animal feed. Besides it seems his shockwave would not resonate as a lot as anticipated. To make issues worse, pink meat ought to quickly enhance once more (10 to fifteen%). The value of pink meat has already elevated within the final three months (by virtually 20%) and is now 85 DH per kilogram. The brand new enhance, if it occurs, will subsequently convey the value to a mean of Dh100/kilogram. As for the dairy trade, it isn’t able to get well so long as the price value exceeds the promoting value.
Tourism: The Wali of Marrakesh units up a counter at Menara Airport
The Wali of the Marrakesh-Safi area, Karim Kassi Lahlou, issued an order to determine a counter at Marrakesh-Menara Airport to permit guests to the town of Marrakesh to acquire a taxi of the primary or second class for supply to their vacation spot in Ohra Metropolis with out exceeding the permitted transport charges. This resolution comes after a examine carried out by the Division of Financial Affairs and Coordination of the Prefecture of Marrakesh to cease the direct relationship between the client and the taxi driver and make this meter out there to Moroccan vacationers and overseas vacationers because the charges are decided.