EFKA “forgets” the old debts of the debtors and the collection mechanism focuses on the “fresh” debts that are considered most likely to be collected, as it appears from yesterday’s statements of the Minister of Labor Kostis Hatzidakis.
Asked about it, he answered “many of them are old and their collectibility is questionable. It is an issue that has occupied Greece for decades, while there is a similar issue in the Ministry of Finance.
In addition to the arrangements for the convenience of the citizens, we focus on the ones that are more collectible in order to have better balance sheets and better management in the insurance funds “.
These are debts of tens of billions of euros, which will remain uncollected as well these are debts of decades or come from big you owewhether it is “Feces” of tricks who do not pay and have taken care to secure against possible seizures of deposits and other assets.
However, the “Confession” of Mr. Hatzidakis, for the impossibility of their collection although, it has a dose very realistically, nevertheless it gives a negative signal to the market and especially to the consistent insured.
Least receivables from 39 billion euros
At the end of last September, the total debts to EFKA claimed by KEAO, amounted to 38.8 billion euros.
However, the analysis of KEAO reveals the significant problems of collection of most of the debts. Specifically:
Which are collected and which are not
The Insurance Debt Collection Center admits that many of the debts show very low or zero receivables and for this reason separates them into receivables and not.
The category of low collection debts includes, for example, debts for the collection of which Repeated enforcement measures have been taken to no avail, debts of persons who have died and the heirs renounced the inheritance, debts of companies that have gone bankrupt or are inactive, etc.
It also states that the K.E.A.O. has implemented the procedure for segregation of uncollectible debts, which includes many stages and ends up being registered in the special book of non-recoverable for those cases deemed to meet the requirements of the law. Particularly: