"the Centre party and the government disagree on the new vat on agency care staff. Under (C) battles the new rules against januariavtalet, but finance minister Magdalena Andersson (S) has no plans to revise the vat law, write r SVT News."
"From the end of June, the hiring out of professionals to pay vat, according to a decision from the Swedish Tax agency. In practice, this affects vat only private health care providers. The trade association Vårdföretagarna warns that the vat rate threatens läkarförsörjningen in rural areas and want the government looking over the vat law. But the minister of finance says no. She points out that vårdbolagen can have the hour the doctor, which are exempt from vat."
"Per Åsling (C), vice chairman of the skatteutskottet, think that the minister of finance is wrong."
" Shall we have a good healthcare over the whole of the country so it is important that there are both private and public providers. Moreover, it is clearly in the januariavtalet that there should be a level playing field for private as for public healthcare, " says Per Åsling to SVT."