Mazars Central and Eastern European tax guide 2022

The Hungarian office of Mazars published for the tenth time its regional tax guide, which presents snapshots and comparative charts of the tax systems of 22 CEE countries for 2022.

The guide represents offers up-to-date information on taxation in 22 European countries, including labor costs, corporate profit taxation, and transfer pricing. The guide serves long-term investment decisions by analyzing long-term taxation trends and fundamental changes in the tax regimes, both in comparison with each other and to previous years.

In addition to the Visegrad Group, the guide analyses the tax regimes of the South-Eastern European countries, Germany, Austria, Moldova, Ukraine, and the Baltic States, focusing on changes and trends in the tax regimes.

Highlights for 2022 – Croatia: 

  • Currently, the applicable CIT rates are 18% or 10% for enterprises with annual revenues below HRK 7.5 million (for tax periods from 2021 forward).
  • In Croatia, the standard VAT rate is 25%. A reduced rate of 13% applies to services involving preparation and serving of meals, tourist accommodation services, newspapers, supply of electrical energy, etc., while a reduced rate of 5% applies to milk, books, etc.
  • PIT rates are 20% (monthly tax base up to HRK 30,000) and 30% (above HRK30,000). Individual pension and social contributions equal 20% and represent employee contribution, while health contributions of 16.5% represent the employer contribution.

We hope and trust that our readers will find this summary useful and inspiring. We also included the contact information for Mazars offices and experts.

Download the guide in English by clicking the link below.

Mazars CEE Tax Guide 2021- pdf version

Please visit the interactive online platform of the Mazars CEE Tax Guide 2021:

Mazars Central and Eastern European Tax Guide 2021- online tool


Mazars CEE tax guide 2022
Mazars CEE tax guide 2022