Several Companies Pass on Government’s ‘Extra Profit Tax’ on Consumers

2022. június 15.


In response to the Hungarian government’s windfall tax imposed on large companies  to create extra revenue for the funding of the household energy price cap and defense spending, a number of businesses decided to pass it onto Hungarian consumers. The list so far includes one of Hungary’s largest commercial banks K&H, low cost airlines EasyJet and allegedly Wizz Air, in addition to the majority of leasing companies.