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Archive of webcasts 2015

Our experts from the Tax & Legal department organise online conferences to discuss the current taxation and legislation issues regularly. Please see the archive of webcasts 2013 and materials (some of them are only on demand).

Upcoming webinars | 2015 | 20142013

Current amendments to the customs legislation and customs authorities’ practice

In this webcast, we will consider the latest tendencies in customs value control and bringing participants in foreign economic activity to administrative liability for incorrect declaration of imported goods.

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3 December 2015

Evolution of the remuneration system in accordance with the requirements of the Bank of Russia

During the webcast, our specialists will detail key conclusions of our online poll of Russia's top 100 banks regarding the Central Bank of Russia's new instruction No 154-I.

The poll, conducted in August among employees of top 100 banks across the country, provides interesting insights into the current market practice of managing the risks of financial incentives provided to employees of Russian credit organizations. The webcast will also include a Q&A session where you can ask questions about the practice.

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26 November 2015

VAT topical issues

The tax legislation contains a great deal of loosely regulated issues, including VAT. Therefore, the tax authorities often try to interpret the legislation in their favor, which results in additional tax burdens for taxpayers. This webcast will provide an insight into the issues on which the tax authorities and courts have no clear approach. We will consider the court practice and clarifications of the Ministry of Finance of the RF and the Federal Tax Service of the RF with respect to the following issues:   

  • The application of VAT with respect to international transportation services
  • The application of VAT in case of return of goods
  • The application of VAT with respect to provision of advertising materials free-of-charge
  • The recovery of VAT paid as a tax agent
  • The recovery of VAT with respect to advance payments

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12 November 2015

Subsidies for Manufacturing Companies and the High-Tech Sector

Subsidies are one of the basic forms of state support. During the webcast, we will discuss some of the features of and possibilities for obtaining subsidies for manufacturing companies and companies in the high-tech sector.

The web conference will be held in Russian and participation will be free of charge.

15 October 2015

Current issues in controlled foreign company (CFC) legislation. Clarifications from controlling units

We are pleased to invite you to take part in our upcoming web conference, entitled “Current issues in controlled foreign company (CFC) legislation. Clarifications from controlling units”.

The Ministry of Finance and the Federal Tax Service have issued many letters on various issues related to CFC taxation over the last 9 months. On the webcast, our specialists will talk about the most important clarifications, present them in a systematic manner, discuss issues not covered by the letters and analyze clarifications from controlling units related to the application of CFC legislation, especially:

  • Notifications on participation in foreign companies and other structures which are not legal entities
  • The methodology for calculating the share of participation in foreign companies and other structures which are not legal entities
  • Special features of CFC profit calculation:

─ According to Article 309.1 of the Russian Tax Code

─ According to Chapter 25 of the Russian Tax Code

  • Exemption of CFC profit from taxation
  • Special features of Control Person taxation
  • Other clarifications from controlling units

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16 September 2015

Property tax incentives

We are pleased to invite you to take part in our upcoming web conference, entitled “Property tax incentives”. The webcast will cover different tax incentives applicable to movable and immovable property (e.g. regional incentives, incentives for energy efficient assets, etc.) and recent trends in property taxation.

3 September 2015

Law on the Localization of Personal Data (Federal Law No. 242-FZ)

We are pleased to invite you to take part in our upcoming web conference, entitled “Law on the Localization of Personal Data (Federal Law No. 242-FZ)”. During the webcast, we will cover topical issues related to the amendments to the law on personal data, which enter into force on September 1, 2015 (Federal Law No. 242-FZ).

27 August 2015

New rules of accreditation for branches and representative offices of foreign legal entities

We are pleased to invite you to take part in our upcoming web conference, entitled “New rules of accreditation for branches and representative offices of foreign legal entities”, which will take place on 16 July 2015 at 11:00 (Moscow time).

The webcast will cover the issues surrounding the new rules of accreditation for branches and representative offices of foreign legal entities from January 1, 2015.

16 July 2015

New Laws in Civil Legislation: Reforms of the Law of Obligations

We are pleased to invite you to take part in our upcoming web conference, entitled “New Laws in Civil Legislation: Reforms of the Law of Obligations”, which will take place on 30 April 2015 at 11:00 (Moscow time).

The webcast will cover an overview of the main amendments introduced to chapter 1 of the RF Civil Code in accordance with the Law of Obligations (Federal Law No. 42-FZ of 8 March 2015).

The following new laws will be discussed: performance of obligations, liability, security measures, and new types of contracts.

30 April 2015

Regional tax incentives. Special aspects of obtaining and applying them

The webcast will cover the issues of different regional governments’ policies on providing support to companies. Furthermore, the special aspects of regional legislation, our experience of helping investors in different regions with tax incentive acquisition and current tendencies in incentive management come under review in this webcast.

2 April 2015

Changes to the land legislation coming into effect on the 1st of March, 2015

The webcast will cover the main changes in land legislation, coming into effect on 1st March, 2015, aimed at improvement of the procedure of grant of land plots

19 February 2015

Recent changes in the legislative regulation of foreign individuals’ employment in the Russian Federation

The webcast will cover changes in the procedure of foreign individuals’ employment in Russia (the changes to the Labor Code, obtainment of patents for employment, etc.)

5 February 2015

Overview of the changes in tax legislation effective from 1 January 2015

This webcast focuses on the tax legislation changes effective from 2015, in particular:

  • taxation of foreign companies;
  • the law on trade levying;
  • the law on tax maneuvering;
  • tax monitoring;
  • new form for VAT return;
  • other changes.

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22 January 2015