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Since the election of President Macron in May 2017, numerous reforms have taken place in France

  • reform of labour law with more flexible dismissal of employees. Compensation in case of unwarranted dismissal is now limited
  • reform of the social system for professionals
  • fiscal reform
    • with the suppression of patrimony tax on shares and bonds
    • creation of a flat tax of 30 % on the income of shares and bonds
    • decrease of corporate tax from 33 % to 25 % until 2022
  • reform of the railway status and railway employees status

More reforms in the following fields are planed

  • reform of vocational training
  • reform of apprenticeship
  • reform of unemployment insurance
  • a major reform of pensions is to come into force in 2019

I remain at your disposal for any questions arising from these reforms that you may have.

Jean-Frédéric MAURO
Avocat à la Cour
26 Avenue de la Grande Armée
75017 PARIS
Tel. 00 33 1 45 63 28 20 – Fax 00 33 1 45 63 28 12