Real-Estate Tax in the Czech Republic

Michal Radvan


The article describes the system of taxation of real-estate in the Czech Republic. It deals with the structural elements of the real-estate taxes (land tax, buildings tax, flats and non-residential premises tax) as are set in Act no. 338/1992 Coll., Real-Estate Tax Act, as amended. The system used for taxation of realestate in the Czech Republic is quite archaic and it needs revision. Even there are several groups asking to abandon the real-estate tax, I believe it is useful tax especially for municipalities as the beneficiaries of the tax income. That is why we must thing about the revision: what will be the tax base, what will be the tax rate, who will administer the real-estate tax. The answers at these questions are presented in the following article.

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