„No Debt-Backed Tax Reform“

Politics ♦ Published: December 23, 2013; 12:44 ♦ (Vindobona)

Austrian Finance Minister Michael Spindelegger underlines that Austria has to put more effort into fiscal consolidation measures.

„No Debt-Backed Tax Reform“ / Picture: © Flickr / The Austrian Foreign Ministry

In an interview with the Austrian daily “Kurier”, Spindelegger explains that the 2014 and 2015 budgets are currently prepared. “It is my task to ensure Austria´s fiscal stability. I have to implement the main objective of the Austrian government in the next years.”

However, Spindelegger indicates that this will be no easy task. “All resorts have to reduce their…