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The increase of VAT to 20% starting from 2019: how to prepare yourself for changes
Legal Digest \ 20.11.2018

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.

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Electronic sick leave certificates: a guideline for an employer
Legal Digest \ 15.11.2018

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.

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A labour inspectorate will impose a fine, outside an audit, for the absence of a special evaluation
Legal Digest \ 15.11.2018

If a company does not conduct special evaluation before the end 2018, a labour inspector will fine it RUB 80,000.

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