Oscar R. Ventana |
Roa (Burgos), September 20 (EFE).- The national president of the PP, Alberto Núñez Feijo, asked this Tuesday not to “demagogue” with fiscal policy and to respect the autonomy and power of regional governments. At the same time who recalled that in the case of the wealth tax it was the PSOE which, when Zapatero ruled, moved it to the state level to restore it later with the crisis.
Asked about the announcement made yesterday by the Andalusian president, Juan Manuel Moreno, about the abolition of the wealth tax, while visiting some vineyards in the Burgos municipality of Roa de Duro, Feijo defended that what his party colleagues do is “practice” their electoral program. with” and exercise their autonomy.
Asked if this decision will be followed in the rest of the autonomies controlled by the PP, other leaders such as Alfonso Fernández Manueco of Physió Castilla y León refused to influence the decision: “The only one who can speak is the president of the board”, he avoided ruling on the matter. Summarized.
In his case, he recalled that as president of the Junta de Galicia he had undertaken to eliminate it at the end of this legislature, but he recalled that the minimum exemption of 800,000 euros had already been applied in his community, which meant that the tribute was currently paid only by those citizens. Those with assets above that amount, which in Castilla y Leon is 700,000 euros.
Feijóo considered that among the financial announcements made yesterday by the Andalusian president, one related to wealth tax is “important”, but one related to personal income tax is “very important”, because it triples economic wealth and estimates. Affecting “middle and middle income.
When asked about some of the statements made by the Minister of Inclusion, Social Security and Immigration, José Luis Escriva, to Onda Cero, a personal supporter of centralization such as Patrimony, the leader of the PP lamented that these positions clashed with those defended by the partners. PSOE in government.
“The president of the government is on the side of the pro-independence parties who want a financial concert and against harmonisation”, summarized Feijó, who said that the PSOE “should be clear” on this matter.
He remembered that it was José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero who in 2008 decided to eliminate the wealth tax at the state levelAlthough neither Mariano Rajoy nor Pedro Sánchez later changed the tribute, he replaced it with “because the crisis came”.
Feijóo stressed during his appearance before the media that the government must ease taxation linked to energy consumption and extend the reductions approved until December 31 to the whole winter.
“Copy, copy well,” he asked the government about the proposal made by the PP, in favor of “returning” to society that has paid “more” as a result of inflation in recent months.
Along these lines, he called on the executive to exempt the purchase of fuel, feed, fertilizer and plastic for the agri-food sector, which he asked to improve. Strategic Project for Economic Recovery and Transformation (PERTE), currently 1,000 millionWhich he considers scarce for a sector as important as this. EFE