The Austrian Federal Budget Reform
General information on the Austrian Federal Budget Reform
The federal budget reform of the Austrian federal government is creating a mechanism for managing and using tax revenues more effectively and efficiently
First stage of the federal budget reform
This section provides an overview of the first stage of the federal budget reform which has been in effect since 1 January 2009.
Second stage of the federal budget reform
At present, the Federal Ministry of Finance is working on the second stage of the federal budget reform, which was entered into force on 1 of January 2013.
Opening Statement of Financial Position of the Federal Government of Austria as at 1 January 2013
Sustained positive growth in public finances requires the utmost clarity about the financial consequences of decisions at the political and administrative levels. Therefore, a central objective of the Austrian federal budget reform is achieving the true and fair view of the financial position of the Federal Government required under the Bundesverfassung (Austrian Federal Constitutional Law – B-VG).
Presentations and literature
In this section various documents on the Austrian Federal Budget reform are available as download.