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Bonus restaurants, the contribution starts

09 September 2022

Restaurant bonuses, the contribution of up to 30,000 euros for machinery and capital goods has started


BM Italia informs that the implementing decree "BONUS RESTAURANTS" which governs the contribution for catering and gastronomic excellence has been published in the Official Gazette of 30 August 2022.
The beneficiaries are paid an amount equal to 70 percent of the expenses incurred, up to 30,000 euros, for machinery and capital goods.
The rules for access to the incentive for restaurants, pastry shops and ice cream shops for the purchase of machinery and durable capital goods are contained in the implementing decree of the Ministry of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies published in the Official Gazette of 30 August 2022.


The bonus granted to restaurants and other beneficiaries will be equal to 70 per cent of the total eligible expenses, within the limit of 30,000 euros per single company.
Deadlines and procedures for submitting applications will be defined within 30 days by the Ministry.
In order to send the requests, it will be necessary in any case to access the Invitalia portal, the entity that manages the measure.
The contribution will be subject to compliance with the de minimis regulation on state aid. Bonus restaurants, pastry shops and ice cream shops: those who are entitled to a contribution up to € 30,000. Companies in possession of the following requirements will be entitled to the concessions:
- operating in the sector identified by the ATECO code 56.10.11 (Catering with administration;- operating in the sector identified by the ATECO code 56.10.30 (Ice cream and pastry shops) and by the ATECO code 10.71.20 (Production of fresh pastries).The disbursement will take place within 90 days of receipt of the requests by Invitalia. Companies will also be allowed to request an advance on the payment due, up to a maximum of 50 per cent, but obligatorily presenting a bank or insurance guarantee.
 Source: https://www.informazionefiscale.it/bonus-ristoranti-contributo-fondo-perduto-30000-euro-macchinari-beni-strumentali