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Important changes to the Auto Entrepreneur system- PLS sign petition

Posted by Loner-879286 - Created: 5 years ago
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Posted by laughingboy-409220 - 5 years ago

I think Fashion1 has missed the point, but he is in a minority since nearly 90,000 people who do see the point have signed the petition already.

If AEs are worried about  their personal property being seized to pay off business debts there is a very simple and cheap procedure called a déclaration d'insaisissabilité which protects an entrepreneur's home.


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Posted by Neil Clarke - 5 years ago

In reply to Fashion1,  there's no chance of me & probably a large proportion of the other AEs going over the earnings limit.  I think the next regime up from the AE has an earnings limit as well.     Some people on all of the various regimes & not just AEs will no doubt be doing a bit of cash-in-hand work.

Some government officials have not been averse to doing a bit of illegal money earning either !!

I object to being told I must change to another more complicated & probably more expensive regime for just running a low turnover B & B from home & a bit of gardening & labouring work from time to time,  or close the business(???!!!)  I would then be forced to work on the black just to survive. 

What job do you do & under what regime, Fashion1, & is your livelihood being threatened by AEs doing the same job ? 

As for the personal liability aspect, 900,000 people have decided to take that risk to become AEs.

We should call for the resignation of Mme Sylvia Pinel, now that would be good riddance !!

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Posted by Fashion1 - 5 years ago

This regime will be stopped sooner rather than later.

I can't ever imagine having a gov. tell me how much I can earn in a year. This point just creates more and more illegal black work being done so they do not go over this limit.

Another point of why this should be abolished is the personal liabilty it places on the AE. You can 'lose it all'  

Good riddance.

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Posted by Loner-879286 - 5 years ago

On Thursday morning June 6th, the founder of the "Poussins" movement and petition has a meeting with Mme Sylvia Pinel.
He will be handing in the petition and the aim is to have 100,000 signatures by then.

So please keep signing the petition. This morning it is at 81,000.


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Posted by nissalabella - 5 years ago

Absolutely correct, it only concerns - so far - businesses linked to building trade, so said the PM.  Now, that Pinel minister was on the radio earlier and she pursued in talking about - all the AE - neglecting what the PM said... It's not the first time that the members of this government contredict each other, but I still believe that the head of them should be correct... Will see!

BTW it is because a lot of entrepreneurs under different regimes complain like hell to the government  that this new move was proposed. 

No need to get excited about it all, you know how this government can issue a law and the day after renounce to it... So again wait and see!

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Posted by laughingboy-409220 - 5 years ago

I'm afraid the way I understood the proposal as it stands, is that start-ups in the building trade will be limited to 2 years on AE.

After that, if they feel confident that they a viable business and want to keep their business going, they can move onto a different régime.

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Posted by Kate Piercy - 5 years ago

This is good news! Although how will they define "successful" I wonder?

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Posted by nissalabella - 5 years ago

Hi all, the "poussins" won, please click on the article below, the changes will only apply to people who are AE in the building business, and NOT to the others.  And only if the AE artisans are successful.  This was said yesterday by Ayrault, the PM. 

Thank you,




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Posted by Loner-879286 - 5 years ago

Hi everyone,

The petition is starting to have effect and the media is really picking up on it now.

Todays number is at 23946 which is better than even but we still need more to sign.

So please, if you know of anyone on the Auto Entrepreneur regime tell them about the petition and remember anyone can sign too.

Kind regards

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Posted by Methuselah-217505 - 5 years ago

I have signed the petition even though it does not affect me, but I am afraid that anyone who thinks that the evil rapacious crowd of socialists who are now ruining the little that remains of France's economy will listen or care, is deluding themselves.