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Press information of the office (DE)

of November 3, 2021

Budgetary outlook 2021 and 2022: A quick assessment of the Office of the Austrian Fiscal Advisory Council

Press information of the office (DE)

of November 3, 2021

Distribution effects of the eco-social tax reform on private households

Fiscal sustainability report 2021 (main results)

of September 28, 2021

                                                                                                                                 

General government gross debt – Austria
General government balance – Austria
EU fiscal rules applied for Austria: Maastricht criteria
EU fiscal rules applied for Austria: structural requirements

 
EU fiscal rules
 
    EC estimate FISK estimate MoF estimate
  2020 2021 2022 2021 2022 2021 2022
 
Maastricht deficit of no more than 3% of GDP
MTO of no more than −0.5% of GDP general escape clause
Government expenditure growth
Reduction of debt ratio
 
Legend: … compliant with fiscal rule and significant deviation; … not compliant with fiscal rule,  …not compliant with fiscal rule and significant deviation
EC … European Commission; FISK … Fiscal Advisory Council; MoF … Ministry of Finance

The Fiscal Advisory Council is an independent body responsible for monitoring the fiscal discipline of government entities in Austria. It consists of 15 members that are mandated to act independently. Its Office is attached to the Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB).

The Fiscal Advisory Council analyzes Austria’s public finances, monitors compliance with national and EU fiscal rules and contributes to the public debate.


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