31 October, 2019 / Conference "Employee and Employer"
On October 31, Olga Lobanova, Senior Associate, Auditor of Emerging Markets Group, gave a presentation at the first Practical Legal Conference for Businesses “Employee and Employer” with the topic “Issues of Payment of Compensation Amounts upon Termination of an Employment Agreement. Arbitrage practice".
10 October, 2019 / Event at SPIBA
October 10 SPIBA Finance and HR Committees organized round table devoted to labor issues and taxation of employee expenses, payment of insurance premiums. Moderator of the event was Olga Semenova, Partner, Chief Operating Officer, Emerging Markets Group.
27 June, 2019 / Meeting of the working group on HR issues in St. Petersburg.
A lively discussion about the mistakes of the employer, the indexation of wages and how the smart document system will help improve the company's financial performance are just some of the topics raised by the experts.
07 November, 2019 / Use of Ruble Denominated Contracts from Russian Suppliers to Foreign Customers
We inform you that on August 2, 2019, there were made amendments to the Law "On Currency Regulation and Currency Control". It was aimed at liberalizing a number of restrictions in foreign trade settlements.
22 April, 2019 / Mandatory notification of controlled transactions
EMG would like to remind that before May 20, 2019, all companies that had controlled transactions in 2018 must submit notices of controlled transactions to the tax inspectorate.
06 November, 2018 / VAT 20%
Federal law No 303-FZ of August 3, 2018 «On Amendments Made to Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation Laws on Taxes-and-Duties» will increase the base rate of VAT from 18% to 20% from January 1, 2019.
11 October, 2016 / Withdrawal from the tax secrecy regime. Federal law No. 134-FZ dated May 1, 2016. Information that does not concern tax secret
Withdrawal from the tax secrecy regime from some information on companies as well as specifying the medium of publication of this information will facilitate vetting potential or current partners. These changes will help to comply with due diligence when selecting a counterparty.
19 September, 2016 / Interest for monetary obligations in 2016
Latest legal developments shall be taken into account upon calculation and payment of interests. Federal Act No. 315-FZ of July 7, 2016 has introduced amendments to Part 1 of Article 317 of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation.
10 August, 2016 / New terms for paying wages and advance. Federal Law No. 272-FZ of July 3, 2016. Liability for violation of terms
Federal Law No. 272-FZ of July 3, 2016 “On the amendments to individual legislative acts of the Russian Federation enhancing responsibility of employers for violation of the legislation on labour remuneration – delays in payment of earnings» has introduced many amendments to the Labour Code of the Russian Federation and the Administrative Offences Code of the Russian Federation.