The VAT rate will climb from 18% to 20% starting from 1 January 2019. Companies should prepare themselves for the changes right now in order to mitigate the potential adverse effects. We have developed a roadmap companies should follow before the end of 2018 in order to understand whether this change will affect you and what should be done in this case.
Electronic sick leave certificates have been used in Russia for over a year now. Nevertheless, employers have encountered difficulties in registering at the website of the Social Security Fund. We have gathered statistics and comments from officials about the updating of the system, and have concluded that the service has been improved and is now more user-friendly.
If a company does not conduct special evaluation before the end 2018, a labour inspector will fine it RUB 80,000.