Tourism, shipping, construction and agriculture are the main economic sectors. Over the half of the Greek industry is located in the Greater Athens area. Athens is the capital and is one of the world’s oldest cities, with some fantastic ancient relics.
CXC Global’s local expertise and knowledge of Greek labour and tax legislation, allows us to work closely with our clients, assist with Local Tax and Social Security, VAT Registration where applicable, and preparation of a personal income tax returns at tax year end.
Contracting in Greece is complex. The taxation system in Greece has many quirks and is not contractor friendly. Greece lifestyle is different, living standards relaxed and taxes are somewhat different to the rest of Europe. They has entered into Double Taxation Treaties with some countries and do not encourage contracting. For foreign national contract workers, contracting in Greece, it would be wise to consult with CXC Global on the best way to structure, and how best to balance taxation.