“On Saturday, President of the Republic Borut Pahor assessed the European Union’s policy towards the Western Balkans over the last year at the Alpbach European Forum. As he pointed out, it is very good and useful that, after many years of strategic political abstinence, European politics has again included enlargement to the Western Balkans at the top of its agenda in Sofia.

“Slovenia needs a comprehensive tax reform that rebalances the tax mix away from employee social security contributions (SSCs) towards personal income tax (PIT) and less distortive taxes such as value added tax (VAT) and recurrent taxes on immovable property,” states a new study from the OECD, Tax Policy Reviews: Slovenia 2018. (Emerging Europe)