Step 1 to 2 of the tax reform

More purchasing power, less working costs for the employer financed by a CO2 tax, atomic power tax, ground usage tax. The first 2 steps for a complete reconstruction of the tax system.

  From beneficiaries to tax payers

At the tax reconstruction, fossil energy becomes fast unprofitable. But as fast becomes also the beneficiaries of the German EEG (renewable energy law) powerfull tax payers at the ground usage tax. CCS (carbon capture and storage will be also unprofitable because of ground usage tax. The house owner with the big photovoltaic on the roof profits from the exempted amount at the ground usage tax.

  2009 Step 1 Step 2
Carbon dioxide per kg   10 Cent 25 Cent
Tax estimation   90 billions 170 billions
Atomic power per kWh   7 Cent 15 Cent
Tax estimation   10 billions 21 billions
Wind power on land per kWh EEG subvention 4 Cent 12 Cent
Tax estimation EEG subvention 2 billions 8 billions
Wind power on sea per kWh EEG subvention   8 Cent
Tax estimation EEG subvention   2 billions
Photovoltaic not on roof per kWh EEG subvention EEG subvention 5 Cent
Tax estimation EEG subvention EEG subvention 1 billion
Total tax estimation EEG Subvention 102 billions 202 billions

  This numbers are for Germany in EUR

Carbon dioxide CO2 tax
Extent and possbile tax rates, tax revenues and.expected end of the CO2 tax.

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