o Extension of the deadline for the submission of Tax Returns and Property Declarations (tax form E9) for fiscal year 2014
The deadline for the submission of Tax Returns by individuals as well as of Tax form E9 (property declaration) is extended until Monday, July 14th, 2014, regardless of the taxpayers’ registration number, in order to achieve their timely submission by all taxpayers.
oNew regulation for Vehicle Registration Taxes of 2014 The owners of private cars, who have already put them at a standstill for 2014, will be able to get back their plates, if they pay the vehicle registration taxes for the remaining months of 2014, according to article 33 of law nr. 4258/2014.
This setting will only apply for this year at the time any interested taxpayer chooses.
oHave you declared your Property at the Land Registry? If not, check the deadlines. According to the newspaper "Ta Nea", since 2015, two hundred thousand properties will become property of the State, as these have not been yet registered at the older Land Registry programs of 1997 - 1999 (property of “unknown owner”). As provided by law, real estate which have not been registered in time at the Land Registry (the total time limit for the older programs of 1997 - 1999 is twelve (12) years since the establishment of each Land Registry Office for Greek residents and fourteen (14) for non-residents, while for programs of 2008 the time limit is five (5) years since the establishment of each Land Registry Office for Greek residents and seven (7) years for non - residents), become property of the Greek State. In this case, the owners can appeal before court, but only in order to claim financial compensation and not to regain their property. At the same time, the registration for the new phase for cadastral areas in Kozani, Argolida and Arcadia begins from July 7th, 2014. According to the current planning, registration programs for the cadastral areas of Trikala and Pella will begin during the fall. oEvents and suggestions The program “A day at the Acropolis Museum” invites visitors to spend a day at the Museum enjoying a range of activities, such as:
Music events: The Acropolis Museum gives visitors the opportunity to enjoy both contemporary and orchestral concerts performed in the Museum’s courtyard, but also in the ground floor lobby, in view of the Hekatompedos pediment. Additionally, the Museum hosts small group performances in the balcony of the second floor overlooking the Archaic Gallery.
Stroll through the galleries: Visitors may take a stroll through the exhibition and speak to a Museum Archaeologist - Host available to answer any questions or queries they have. From the second floor balcony visitors see a special and unexpected view of the Archaic Gallery. They may visit the Parthenon Gallery on the third floor with its unique views of the Acropolis.
Conserving the Caryatids: The Acropolis Museum has commenced the conservation and restoration of the Caryatids, the Kore from the south porch of the Erechtheion temple. Visitors have the opportunity to watch conservators do the delicate work of cleaning the Caryatids with advanced laser technology.
For more info visit: http://www.theacropolismuseum.gr/en/content/day-acropolis-museum (Acropolis Museum, 15 Dionysiou Areopagitou Street, Athens 11742, tel.: +30 210 9000900)
The Foundation Basil and Elise Goulandris presents this summer, from June 29th till September 28th, at the Museum of Contemporary Art, in the island of Andros, a tribute to the work of Sophia Vari.
Sophia Vari, is Greek in origin but with multicultural art education and international artistic presence, and although she began as figurative painter, in the mid-80s she turned in sculpture, where he excelled. The tribute, besides sculptures of all types and sizes, which will be the axis of the exhibition, will also include drawings, watercolours, oil paintings, reliefs and collages as well as miniature objects (Museum of Contemporary Art, Basil and Elise Goulandris Foundation, Hora, Andros, 845 00, tel. 30 22820 22444, http://www.moca-andros.gr/Default.aspx?tabid=68&language=en-US).