June 18, 2019 / 12:29 PM / 5 months ago

Dutch government may reconsider corporate tax cut, says PM

FILE PHOTO: Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte speaks during the opening reception at the GES 2019, The Hague, Netherlands June 3, 2019. REUTERS/Piroschka van de Wouw

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The Dutch government may reconsider plans to cut the country’s corporate tax rate to 20.5 percent, Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Tuesday.

Rutte told parliament that if companies continue not to raise workers’ wages, the planned cut from 25 percent should be reconsidered.

Reporting by Toby Sterling

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