Tax-weary Greek traders welcome change of government

France 24 | Jul 14, 2019 at 2:03 AM
  • Incoming Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis inherits an economy saddled with taxes applied in the last decade — including a previous government which he was part of — to refloat the country’s public finances in the middle of the debt crisis.
  • Tax relief has been a mantra for Greek small and medium-sized businesses for years.
  • While cutting taxes, he also needs to lower Greece’s public debt.