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...
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.
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.
We are delighted to invite you to its annual tax seminars. This year, the events will be held in St. Petersburg on October 01, 2019 and in Moscow on October 03, 2019. We will draw preliminary conclusions of the year that is coming to an end, outline key trends in tax practice as well as describe...
An article published last week in the Financial Times got the business community talking. In this article, the columnist Chris Giles complimented the Russian tax system and enthused over the technology used by the Federal Tax Service of Russia. The radio station Business FM asked St. Petersburg...
The presidential commissioner for protection of entrepreneurs’ rights together with the Federal Tax Service of Russia have conducted tests on the Tax Calculator service which has been devised to alleviate pressure on entrepreneurs and increase their tax literacy. The Forte Tax & Law team was...
We are delighted to announce that Mikhail Borodin has joined Forte Tax & Law as counsel. Mikhail will also head Forte Tax & Law German Desk which is also a new addition to the firm.
Ekaterina Belyaeva, Associate at Forte Tax & Law, commented to Pravo.ru on the aforementioned Supreme Court ruling and noted that it is easy in practice for employers to dismiss employees in strict compliance with the law.
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