General rules applicable:
“Fiscal Package no. 1”
Beneficiaries of the financial assistance amounting to ALL 26,000 are:
“Fiscal Package no. 2”
Beneficiaries of the financial assistance amounting to ALL 40,000. Provision of financial assistance for current employees and dismissed employees, as follows:
Employees in entities with annual turnover up to ALL 14 million, that have been permitted to carry forward their economic activity and have been working in the date of entrance into force of the abovementioned orders, except for:
A common criteria for all the beneficiaries listed above is to have been employed and to be listed on the payrolls of the respective entities at least until the date of entry into force of the orders of the Ministry of Health and Social Protection.
Are exempt from benefiting the financial assistance based on this Decision:
The Prime Minister of the Republic of Albania and the Governor of the Bank of Albania have ordered the postponement of the repayment term of the loan installments to the business entities and individuals until 31.05.2020. This measure applies to all borrowers who have experienced difficulties during this period as a result of COVID-19.
All lessees natural / legal persons with incomes up to ALL 14 million per year, who have a notarial lease contract for the development of their economic activity, signed prior to the declaration of the state of the epidemic, whether it is permitted or prohibited activity as a result of the situation caused by Covid-19, will not pay the rent for two months, April and May 2020.
Extension of tax returns
Financial statements filing and signature
Extension of deadline for submission of Financial Statements
Extension on deadlines for payment of income tax and income tax instalments for taxpayers reporting annual turnover up to ALL 14 million.
Closing of bars, restaurants, fast food, coffee shops and other facilities that provide customer services in the entire country, until the end of the epidemic caused by COVID-19. The exception to the rule set out above shall be only for home delivery, which must be carried out in accordance with approved hygiene rules.
The following remain open under strict compliance with the sanitary and hygiene requirements:
Cancellation of administrative measures taken
All administrative measures and fines imposed by the relevant state authorities, for violating the rules or legal and sub-legal acts issued within the measures taken to prevent and combat infection caused by COVID-19, starting from the moment of ascertainment of this disease in the territory of the Republic of Albania until 17.4.2020. (is going to be extended until 23 June 2020)