Certification of workplaces was replaced in 2013 with special assessment of working conditions which is meant to fulfill the same functions, i.e. identify harmful and hazardous factors in the workplace and provide employees with means of protection against negative factors, as well as other...
Passing unscathed through fire and flood: The Constitutional Court has solved the conundrum of compensation for unused leave
At the end of October 2018, the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation rendered ruling, which cleared up the uncertainty around the calculation and payment of compensation for unused leave.
Reminder: Notices of salary payment to highly qualified specialists must be submitted to the local office of the Ministry of Internal Affairs by the end of October
We would like to remind you that notices of salary payment to highly qualified specialists for the third quarter of 2018 must be submitted to the local office of the Ministry of Internal Affairs dealing with migration matters no later than October 31, 2018.
On October 03, 2018, the President of Russia signed a law amending the Criminal Code by adding a new article (Article 1441) on liability for unfair dismissal and refusal to hire people on grounds of their pre-pension age.
The third transfer pricing case has not been long in coming, and it is the transactions of PAO Toliattiazot (further “TOAZ”) for supply of ammonia to a Swiss trader Nitrochem Distribution AG (further “Nitrochem”) that were scrutinized by tax authorities this time.
Amendments to Federal Law N 115-FZ dated July 25, 2002 On the Legal Status of Foreign Nationals in the Russian Federation will enter into force on January 16, 2019.
The annual Doing Business 2019: Training for Reform Report was published recently by the World Bank. Doing Business is a global survey and rating of countries ranked by the business conditions they offer.
Forte Tax & Law held last week its last seminar of the year on changes in Russian and international tax legislation which will come into force in 2019.
SPIBA held on Wednesday December 12, 2018 a Q&A session with St. Petersburg Finance Committee Chairman Alexey Alexeevich Korabelnikov which was moderated by Anton Kabakov, Partner at Forte Tax & Law.
The second online tax marathon was held on December 5-7, 2018 on the portal CFO Café. This event turned out to be massive with over 500 CFOs, chief accountants and corporate tax lawyers in attendance.
The results of the main Russian rating of law firms, Pravo.ru-300, were announced last Wednesday. According to this rating, Forte Tax & Law is among the best law firms of the country in several areas of law.
Robert Gurdyumov spoke about the upcoming VAT increase at a meeting held at the Finnish-Russian Chamber of Commerce
A meeting of the Financial Club was held last Friday November 23, 2018 at the Moscow office of the Finnish-Russian Chamber of Commerce.
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