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Removal from work: myth or reality?

The list of reasons for an employee’s removal from work is strictly regulated in Russia. The State labor inspectorate on its’ ...

Dec, 13 2017


List of offshores for 2018 has been established

Federal Tax Service has published updated list of states (territories) which do not provide tax information exchange with the Russian Federation. ...

Dec, 06 2017


Confidentiality regime v. mail services provider, who will win?

Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation has considered the case, related to use of e-mail services for sending files containing official ...

Nov, 22 2017


Social contributions rates for years 2018 – 2020 have been established

New Law was adopted by the RF State Duma according to which contributions rates to Social Funds for years 2018 – 2020 shall ...

Nov, 15 2017


Job offer = problems for employer

After successful interviews employers send job offers to candidates – offer of a job prepared in writing, which contains basic information ...

Nov, 07 2017


Tax Code amendments: new conditions for taxation base reductionбазы для компаний

In accordance with recent amendments to Tax Code there are changes in conditions for reduction taxation base. Now, in addition to ...

Oct, 31 2017


New Head of Legal

Alexey Arhipov joined our team as new Head of Legal. Alexey gained expertise for over 17 years in international law firms as ...

Oct, 30 2017


How to calculate personal income tax while tax residency change

Minfin of Russia has published clarification on how to calculate personal income tax in case an employee becomes Russian tax resident ...

Oct, 25 2017


Limits of insurance contributions calculation for 2018

Russian government annually establishes maximum amount of base of social fees for social and pension insurance calculation.  Since January 01, 2018 maximum ...

Oct, 18 2017


Online labor checkups may be established in Russia

Online labor checkups are planned to be established in Russia. During such checkup, review of personnel documents will be held in ...

Oct, 10 2017


Bureaucracy of notaries has come to an end

New regulations on procedure of notary actions performance are planned to be established in Russia.  These regulations establishing strict list of documents ...

Sep, 26 2017


Record on unreliable information in Unified state register for legal entities, how to prevent liquidation?

Record on unreliable information may become a reason for excluding company from the unified state register for legal entities. This record ...

Sep, 19 2017


How employer can start using of electronic sick certificate

Staring from July 1, 2017, sick certificate can be received in electronic form by consent of an employee.  To make such certificate ...

Sep, 12 2017


New amendments in Civil Code of the Russian Federation

New amendments in Civil Code of Russian Federation have been established. Below you will find an overview of the most important ...

Sep, 05 2017


Non-tax payments will have its own code

Non-tax payments will be paid according to special law. This law (the code of non-tax payments) will determine: - types of non-tax payments;- the ...

Aug, 15 2017


Work abroad will relieve from payment of income tax

State authorities have clarified taxation of employees working abroad.  According to clarifications, when workplace of employee is located abroad and it is ...

Aug, 08 2017