Demand to Unburden Business Founders

People ♦ Published: January 19, 2011; 00:27 ♦ (Vindobona)

The Austrian Economic Chamber demands the creation of tax and corporate law unburdening for company founders.

Demand to Unburden Business Founders / Picture: ©

"With more than 29,000 start-ups created in 2010, Austria's founders demonstrated stability despite difficult economic times, and have thereby set a positive impulse for the whole country", said Economic Chamber President Christoph Leitl. Specifically, 29,221 new companies were founded in 2010; to compare: in 2009 there were 28,908.

Leitl highlighted the economic importance of…