Starting from 1 November 2019, liability for the violation of the work and rest schedule for drivers will be imposed not only on workers of such category, but also on their employer. The amendments also affect companies that use motor vehicles for their own needs.
Starting from 1 July 2019, before an employee is sent on a business trip companies will have to check whether hotels possess relevant accreditation. This will help to prevent disputes with tax authorities over the deduction of business trip costs for profit tax purposes.
If a company does not have a permit for commissioning buildings, premises and other real estate facilities, it could face a million-rouble fine. The relevant changes came into force on 6 August 2019 and concern not only owners but also tenants of real estate.