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How to calculate «Google Tax»

So called «Google Tax» has been being in force in Russia since 2017.  It was adopted to protect Russian IT companies ...

Oct, 09 2018


Personal data: change of responsibility

According to the Russian legislation, personal data is any information that relates to an individual.   Based on law and practice ...

Oct, 01 2018


New changes to Tax Code

New amendments to the Tax Code entered into force on September 3, 2018. Changes affect different areas of tax law, especially ...

Sep, 28 2018


Mandatory staff positions. Check list

Companies in Russia are obliged to have certain positions in the staff list. Labor books Every company should have a person ...

Sep, 19 2018


Public holidays and non-working days in 2019

Schedule for 2019 will be the following:   - from 1 to 8 January; - 8 March; - from 1 to ...

Sep, 10 2018


Taxation of electronic services

The Tax Code of Russia includes into the list of electronic services: granting rights of use of computer programs via Internet ...

Sep, 03 2018


Commercial secret. How to impose liability?

Employees are generally responsible for disclosing commercial secrets in the company. The employee disclosed a commercial secret should be dismissed. Nevertheless, ...

Aug, 28 2018


Offshores will be established in Russia

Offshores residents will receive special status, that provides the preferential tax treatment for the dividends and the mitigation of the restrictions ...

Aug, 06 2018


“Unreliable legal address“ notification - what to do?

According to the Russian legislation, in the case when the company has received the notification that the registered address in not ...

Jul, 30 2018


Agency contract - what can draw attention of tax authorities

Some companies use agency contract as an instrument of tax reduction. Federal Tax Service fight against it, however sometimes even companies ...

Jul, 23 2018


New changes in tax legislation

Government of the Russian Federation have prepared a draft law, containing several amendments for companies and sole traders, using common tax ...

Jul, 19 2018


Regulation of cryptocurrencies in Russia: coming soon

At the end of January Central Bank of Russia and RF Ministry of Finance prepared 2 draft laws related to cryptocurrency ...

Jul, 05 2018


New rules for migration registration

Law amending rules for migration registration has been adopted by Russian deputies. New law has clarified definitions of “host party” and ...

Jul, 03 2018


Supreme Court specified the differences between employment and service agreements

In one of the last cases RF Supreme Court compared employment agreement and service agreement. The Court specified the following differences: Purpose of ...

Jun, 25 2018


Dismissal for use of private e-mail at work

Employees often use their private email at work. Constitutional Court resolved that in case of sending confidential information it will be ...

Jun, 18 2018


Amendments in civil legislation

On June 1, 2018 amendments in civil legislation enter into force. We would like to draw your attention to the overview ...

Jun, 06 2018