Ministry of Finance

Decree-Law No. 8/2016, of 4 March

Amending Decree-Law No. 26-A/2014, of 17 February, which established the draw “Factura da Sorte” (translatable as "Lucky Invoice"), determining the change of the prize awarded to savings public debt instruments issued by the Portuguese Treasury and Debt Management Agency.

Parliament

Law No. 7-A/2016, of 30 March

Approving the State Budget for 2016.

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Parliament

Law No. 7-B/2016, of 31 March

Approving the Major Planning Options for 2016-2019.

Ministry of Finance

Ordinance No. 62/2016, of 31 March

Amending the Regulation of the draw “Factura da Sorte”, approved by Ordinance No. 44- A/2014, of 20 February.

Ministry of Finance

Office of the Secretary of State for Tax Affairs Order No. 64/2016-XXI, of 31 March

Postpones to the last day of June 2016 the deadline for financial institutions to report to the Tax Authorities the data foreseen in Article 7 of the Financial Information Reporting Regime, due to the non-approval and ratification of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (“FATCA”), signed between Portugal and the Unites States of America.