last week, a government, and the samarbetspartierna (C) and (L) the decision of whether to support a company that korttidspermitterar staff as a result of the coronakrisen. Several companies have since permitterat of thousands of employees.
at the same time, there has been a debate about companies ' dividend payments. The minister of finance, Magdalena Andersson, would not comment on how individual companies operate, but highlights are generally the companies that are part of the government grants, you should avoid dividend payments.
"of course It sticks in the craw of every taxpayer who pays for the korttidspermitteringen at the same time paying out huge bonuses and dividends," says Magdalena Andersson.
this is going to be handled by the Growth, and the minister of finance says that, as yet, remains to be seen how this law will be applied by the authority. The key issue is, according to Magdalena Andersson, the law can be interpreted to mean that a company may be in a financial crisis, and at the same time the share dividend.
"Is it the case that it does, such an interpretation of the law, I would not hesitate to turn to it," she says.
" First, we're going to see how this is going to be applied by The. The question is whether one can have a huge economic problem, and the dividends at the same time. If The judge so I did not hesitate to turn to the legislation.
" yes, Yes, I'm ready to do it. However, it requires a safe, an inquiry, referral, and lagrådsgranskning, so it may take a little bit longer period of time.
a spokesperson Elisabeth Svantesson also believe that the companies receiving state aid should keep back their dividend payments.
" the Taxpayers are making a huge effort now to save the company and jobs. Then it must companies that receive the aid to hold-back the benefits. I think this is the right course, " says Elisabeth Svantesson.
for more information, see Ericsson's backing of increased professional fees.