Swear. 68,359 tax households have benefited from an income tax cut


The government voted to lower the income tax scale in the Finance Act for 2020, for the benefit of the most humble households among those subject to income tax. This measure has helped 17.3 million tax households at national level for a total of 5.2 billion euros, which corresponds to an average tax cut of 300 euros per household.

In the department of Jura, 68,359 tax households benefited from a total income tax reduction of € 20,395,706, or an average of € 298 per household, according to the management. Public Finance Department of the Law.

Thanks to the reform of the withholding tax, this reduction was applied from January 2020, while with the old system this would not have been the case until 2021.

80{7d3485657e94c2a51293ca186d4450b2f27c317aa7ee3509dac6c8bbf5461118} of households are exempt from residential tax

Another tax cut, the gradual abolition of the residential tax on main residences, is a reality for the third year in a row: 80{7d3485657e94c2a51293ca186d4450b2f27c317aa7ee3509dac6c8bbf5461118} of households are now completely exempt from the residential tax. In 2020, the average profit for the 77,137 households in the Jura is € 532.

The abolition of the housing tax will continue from next year for the 20{7d3485657e94c2a51293ca186d4450b2f27c317aa7ee3509dac6c8bbf5461118} of the households still liable. This strong measure in favor of purchasing power is part of the massive tax reduction that was launched in 2017 and is continuing without slowing down despite the current crisis.

For the 20{7d3485657e94c2a51293ca186d4450b2f27c317aa7ee3509dac6c8bbf5461118} of households still liable, the residential tax will be reduced by 30{7d3485657e94c2a51293ca186d4450b2f27c317aa7ee3509dac6c8bbf5461118} in 2021 and by 65{7d3485657e94c2a51293ca186d4450b2f27c317aa7ee3509dac6c8bbf5461118} ​​in 2022, before being completely abolished in 2023. Monthly households can already adjust their withdrawals downwards.

The abolition of this tax will have no budgetary impact on the local authorities. Compensation on the next euro guarantees the maintenance of communal resources.