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2018

Draft Law on Implementation of the BEPS Action Plan in Ukraine Made Public

On Wednesday, 24 October 2018, the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine published the draft law “On amending the Tax Code of Ukraine towards the implementation of the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting Action Plan” (“Draft Law”).

26 October 2018

Ukraine signed the Multilateral Convention to implement BEPS

On 23 July 2018, Ukraine signed the Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (“Multilateral Convention”). Already joined by more than 80 countries, the Multilateral Convention is open for additional signatories and is expected to be signed by a number of other jurisdictions.

24 July 2018

Currency Law entered into force

Law of Ukraine “On Currency and Currency Operations” No. 2473-VIII dated 21 June 2018 (“Law”) came into effect on 07 July 2018

9 July 2018

The Law on LLCs and ALCs entered into force

Law of Ukraine “On Limited Liability and Additional Liability Companies” dated 06.02.2018 No. 2275-VIII

22 June 2018

The NBU allowed payment of dividends for 2017 and introduced other measures of FX liberalization

The National Bank of Ukraine moves ahead with gradual easing of administrative restrictions on the currency market.

9 March 2018

The Ukrainian Parliament adopted a law that substantially changes the Ukrainian taxation system 

The Law of Ukraine “On amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine aimed at balancing 2018 budget receipts” (the “Law”) was published on 30 December 2017. Below you may find a summary of major tax legislation changes introduced by the Law.

 

11 January 2018

Cabinet of Ministers Extends the Number of Countries Classified as Low-tax in Ukraine

On 27 December 2017, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine passed Decree (hereinafter, the “Decree”) “On Approval of the List of Countries (Territories) That Meet the Criteria Set Forth in Article 39.2.1.2 of the Tax Code of Ukraine” (hereinafter, the “List”). The list includes the so-called “low-tax” jurisdictions (complete list is attached).

5 January 2018

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