Russia Tax News

Russian Lower House Approves Pending SSA with Tajikistan
Jul 01, 2022
Ukraine Notified Russia of Decision to Terminate Tax Treaty
Jun 24, 2022
Russia Clarifies 0% VAT Rate for Temporary Accommodation in Hotels and Other Accommodation Facilities
Jun 17, 2022
Russian Parliament Considering New Top Individual Income Tax Rate of 18%
Jun 16, 2022
Russia Reduces Key Interest Rate to 9.5% Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Jun 14, 2022
Russia Provides Temporary IP Income Exemption
Jun 08, 2022
Switzerland Suspends Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters with Russia
Jun 08, 2022
Ukraine Publishes Law Terminating Tax Treaty with Russia
Jun 08, 2022
Russia Increases Minimum Monthly Wage from June 2022
Jun 07, 2022
Russia Reduces Key Interest Rate to 11% Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
May 31, 2022
Russia Relaxing Conditions for Ultra-Low Tax Regime for IT Companies
May 27, 2022
Ukraine Parliament Approves Termination of Tax Treaty with Russia
May 25, 2022
Russia Clarifies Increased Threshold Applies from 2022 for Transactions Considered Controlled for Transfer Pricing
May 23, 2022
New Tax Treaty between Oman and Russia to be Signed
May 19, 2022
Austria Suspends Information Exchange with Russia Under Mutual Assistance Convention
May 18, 2022
Latvia Suspends Tax Treaty with Russia
May 16, 2022
Russia Clarifies Taxation of Debt Forgiven by Foreign Creditors in 2022
May 13, 2022
Sanctions Prohibit Provision of Accounting and Other Services to Russia by U.S. Persons
May 12, 2022
Russia Reduces Key Interest Rate to 14% Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
May 10, 2022
Ukraine Terminating Tax Treaty with Russia
May 04, 2022
Pension Agreement between Azerbaijan and Russia Signed
Apr 29, 2022
Update - EAEU Temporarily Increased Duty-Free Threshold for Import of Goods for Personal Use
Apr 26, 2022
Russia Ratifies Pending SSA with Uruguay
Apr 25, 2022
Russia Introduces VAT Exemption on Intellectual Property Sales
Apr 21, 2022
Switzerland Publishes Updated Overviews on the Scope of Withholding Tax Relief Under 25 Tax Treaties
Apr 21, 2022
Russian Upper House Approves Pending SSA with Uruguay
Apr 19, 2022
Russia Introducing Automated Simplified Taxation System
Apr 14, 2022
Russia Reduces Key Interest Rate to 17% Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Apr 13, 2022
Russian Lower House Approves Pending SSA with Uruguay
Apr 08, 2022
Russia Recommends VAT Reverse Charge on Electronic Services from Foreign Providers
Apr 07, 2022
U.S. Suspends Tax Information Exchange with Russia
Apr 07, 2022
Russia Extends 0% Corporate Income Tax Rate to Cultural and Leisure Institutions
Apr 05, 2022
U.S. Senators Call for Suspension of Tax Treaty and Information Exchange with Russia
Apr 04, 2022
Russia Publishes Federal Law Amending Several Tax Code Provisions
Mar 30, 2022
EAEU Temporarily Increases Duty-Free Threshold for Foreign Online Purchases
Mar 25, 2022
U.S. Congressional Research Service Reports on Impact of Revoking Russia's Permanent Normal Trade Relations Status
Mar 24, 2022
Guernsey, Isle of Man, and Jersey Suspend Tax Cooperation with Russia
Mar 22, 2022
UK Suspends Tax Information Exchange with Belarus and Russia
Mar 21, 2022
Chile Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Poland, Portugal, Russia, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and Uruguay as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Mar 18, 2022
Russia Support Measures to Counter Effects of Sanctions
Mar 17, 2022
U.S. Senate Finance Committee Chair Outlines Proposed Tax Policies to Hold Russia Accountable for Ukraine Invasion
Mar 14, 2022
Update - Russia Publishes Law Implementing Incentives for Investment in the Kuril Islands
Mar 14, 2022
Russia Clarifies Tax Treaty Does Not Apply for Simplified Tax Regime
Mar 07, 2022
Russia Clarifies the VAT Exemption for Catering Services Applies for Caterer Established by a Foreign Company
Mar 04, 2022
Russian Parliament Considering VAT Exemption on Intellectual Property Sales
Mar 03, 2022
Russia Increases Key Interest Rate to 20% Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Mar 02, 2022
OECD Statement on Response to Russia's Aggression Against Ukraine
Feb 28, 2022
Russia Added to EU Non-Cooperative Grey List
Feb 25, 2022
Russian Parliament Considering Increase in "Social Tax Deduction" Cap for Individuals
Feb 24, 2022
Russia Extends Beneficial Ownership Requirements Under Anti-Money Laundering Law to Foreign legal Entities Operating in Russia
Feb 23, 2022
G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Remain Committed to OECD's Two-Pillar Solution
Feb 23, 2022
SSA between Russia and Tajikistan Signed
Feb 23, 2022
Russia Increases Key Interest Rate to 9.50% Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Feb 16, 2022
Russia Drafts Legislation for Temporary IP Income Exemption
Feb 14, 2022
Russia to be Added to EU Non-Cooperative Grey List
Feb 07, 2022
Dutch Ministry of Finance Announces Tax Treaty Negotiation Plans for 2022
Feb 03, 2022
Russia Clarifies Conditions for Input VAT Deduction for Digital Services
Jan 31, 2022
German Tax Treaty and Negotiations Status Update
Jan 28, 2022
Luxembourg Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Malaysia and Russia as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jan 25, 2022
Russia Expands Scope of Offsets for Overpaid Tax
Jan 19, 2022
Tax Treaty between Netherlands and Russia Terminating in 2022
Dec 23, 2021
Russia Sets Minimum Monthly Wage for 2022
Dec 14, 2021
Russia Provides Lessor is Responsible for Corporate Property Tax and Extends 15% Corporate Rate for Ruble-Denominated Bonds
Dec 07, 2021
IGF Releases New Practice Note on Tax Treaty Practices in Mining Countries
Dec 02, 2021
Russia Provides Incentives for Investment in Kuril Islands
Dec 01, 2021
Russia Establishes Contribution Basis Caps for Social and Pension Insurance for 2022
Nov 30, 2021
Russia Clarifies Inclusion of Voluntary Capital Reduction as Non-Operating Income
Nov 29, 2021
Belgian Parliament Approves Pending Protocols to Tax Treaties with India, Luxembourg, and Russia
Nov 24, 2021
Russia and Switzerland Discuss Tax Treaty Revisions Including 15% Tax Rate on Dividends and Interest
Nov 24, 2021
Russia Launching Trial for Simplified Tax System for Small Businesses
Nov 22, 2021
Russia Clarifies Treatment of a Debt Obligation between Merged Entities
Nov 19, 2021
Eurasian Economic Union Members Agree to Treaty Protocol for Indirect Taxes on E-Services
Nov 17, 2021
Russia Clarifies Continuation of Special Economic Zone Reduced Income Tax Rate Following a Merger
Nov 09, 2021
OECD Welcomes G20 Leaders' Joint Declaration Including Call for Implementing Two-Pillar Solution for Global Tax Reform Effective 2023
Nov 03, 2021
Russia Issues Release on Application of Reduced Social Security Contributions for Catering Services
Oct 29, 2021
Russia Increases Key Interest Rate to 7.50% Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Oct 27, 2021
Russia Confirms Completion of Internal Procedures for the Entry into Effect of BEPS MLI for 7 Covered Agreements
Oct 25, 2021
Russian Parliament Considering VAT Exemption on Imported Technological Equipment and Electronic Products
Oct 22, 2021
OECD Release Peer Review Reports for CbC Reporting and Dispute Resolution
Oct 19, 2021
G20 Finance Ministers Endorse Final Political Agreement on OECD Two-Pillar Solution for International Tax Reform
Oct 15, 2021
Russia Tax Policy Guidelines for 2022-2024 Include Planned Tax Measures
Oct 11, 2021
Russia's New VAT Reverse Charge Requirements in Effect
Oct 08, 2021
SSA between Russia and Uruguay Signed
Oct 06, 2021
Russia Notes Changes in Property Tax from 2022
Sep 24, 2021
Russia Clarifies Taxation of Cash and Non-Cash Dividends
Sep 22, 2021
Russia Increases Key Interest Rate to 6.75% Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Sep 17, 2021
Russian Government Approves Plan to Support IT Industry Including Measures for Taxation of Foreign Providers
Sep 16, 2021
Russia Issues Release on Regional Reduced Corporate Tax Rate for Intellectual Property Licensing Income
Sep 14, 2021
Revisions to Tax Treaty between Russia and Switzerland to be Negotiated
Sep 14, 2021
Russia Clarifies Participation Exemption for Dividends Received by Foreign Entities Recognized as Resident
Sep 07, 2021
Russia Confirms Scope of Application of Tax Treaty with China Does Not Include Taiwan
Sep 03, 2021
IGF Releases Draft Practice Note for Consultation on Tax Treaty Practice in Mining Countries
Sep 02, 2021
Russian Parliament Considering Property and Land Tax Exemption During Restrictive Measures
Sep 01, 2021
Synthesized Texts of Indonesia's Tax Treaties with 21 Countries as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Sep 01, 2021
Russia Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Finland as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Aug 31, 2021
Russia Clarifies New Beneficial Ownership Reporting Disclosure Requirements for Foreign Organizations if Providing Electronic Services
Aug 30, 2021
Russia Clarifies New Exception for Services Received by SMEs on a Gratuitous Basis
Aug 27, 2021
Russia Clarifies Deduction of R&D Expenses for Government Listed R&D Activities
Aug 25, 2021
Russia Clarifies Taxation of Interest Paid by a Permanent Establishment to a Non-Resident Company
Aug 24, 2021
Russia Establishes New Form and Procedures for Fixed Taxation of CFCs for Individuals
Aug 17, 2021
Finland Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Russia as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Aug 17, 2021
Russia Establishes New Form and Procedures for Submitting Notification of CFCs
Aug 13, 2021
OECD Updates Transfer Pricing Country Profiles to Include New Fields on Financial Transactions and Permanent Establishments
Aug 04, 2021
Russia Court Issues Decision on Exchange Rate Requirements for Withholding Tax on Foreign Currency Distributions
Aug 02, 2021
SSA between Russia and Tajikistan to be Negotiated
Jul 29, 2021
Russia Increases Key Interest Rate to 6.5% Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Jul 28, 2021
Egypt Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with 26 Countries as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jul 20, 2021
Russia Publishes Federal Law Containing Various Tax Code Amendments
Jul 14, 2021
G20 Finance Ministers Achieve Agreement on OECD Two-Pillar Solution to Address the Tax Challenges Arising from the Digitalisation of the Economy
Jul 12, 2021
The Netherlands Publishes Updated Decision on Treaty Relations with Former Soviet and Yugoslav Republics
Jul 12, 2021
Russian Court Holds Gratuitous Financial Assistance Does Not Qualify as Participation for Reduced Dividend Withholding Rates Under Tax Treaties
Jul 12, 2021
Russia Implements Changes in Tax Monitoring System
Jul 02, 2021
Russia Key Interest Rate Increased to 5.5%; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Jun 29, 2021
OECD Publishes Exchange of Information Peer Reviews for Five Jurisdictions
Jun 28, 2021
The Netherland Formally Notified of Termination of Tax Treaty with Russia
Jun 10, 2021
Russia Publishes Law for Termination of Tax Treaty with the Netherlands
May 27, 2021
Russia Looking to Revise Tax Treaty with Singapore
May 24, 2021
Russia's Federation Council Approves Bill for Termination of Tax Treaty with the Netherlands
May 20, 2021
BRICS Nations Focus on Conclusion of Social Security Agreements
May 17, 2021
Russia Issues Guidance on Confirming Tax Residence for Dividend Benefits Under Tax Treaty with the UK
May 14, 2021
Russia Introduces New Beneficial Ownership Reporting Disclosure Requirements for Foreign Organizations
May 13, 2021
Russia's State Duma Approves Bill for Termination of Tax Treaty with the Netherlands
May 12, 2021
Austria Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Russia as Impacted by BEPS MLI
May 07, 2021
Russia Key Interest Rate Increased to 4.5%; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Apr 30, 2021
Dutch Ministry of Finance Announces Tax Treaty Negotiation Plans for 2021
Apr 26, 2021
Russia Clarifies Determination of CFC Profits Including Income from the Revaluation and Sale of Securities
Apr 23, 2021
Estonia and Russia Looking to Revise Pending Tax Treaty
Apr 22, 2021
SSA between Iran and Russia to be Signed
Apr 15, 2021
Russia Moving Ahead on Termination of Tax Treaty with the Netherlands
Apr 14, 2021
Russia Authorizes Negotiations of SSA with Uruguay
Apr 12, 2021
G20 Finance Ministers OECD Tax Report and Meeting Communiqué Published
Apr 09, 2021
Russia Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Cyprus as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Apr 09, 2021
Protocol to Tax Treaty between Malta and Russia Formally Enters into Force
Apr 02, 2021
Luxembourg Confirms Entry into Force of Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Russia
Mar 29, 2021
OECD Updates List of Tax Administrations Participating in the International Compliance Assurance Programme
Mar 24, 2021
Russia Key Interest Rate Increased to 4.5%; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Mar 24, 2021
Russia Clarifies Treaty Benefits for Interest Income Paid to Recipient That is Not the Beneficial Owner Including MLI Impact
Mar 22, 2021
Russia Clarifies Application of Tax Treaty and Domestic Tax Law Provision on Dividend Income of Russian Parent from Kazakhstan
Mar 18, 2021
Switzerland Concludes Negotiations for Tax Treaties with Ethiopia and Zimbabwe and Amending Protocols to Tax Treaties with Six Countries
Mar 15, 2021
Russia Planning to Extend 50% Loss Offset Limit to 2024
Mar 11, 2021
Russia Publishes Law Ratifying Protocol to Russia-Malta Tax Treaty
Mar 11, 2021
Belgian Cabinet Approves Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Russia
Mar 10, 2021
Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty Between Luxembourg and Russia has Entered into Force
Mar 09, 2021
Russia Clarifies PE Criteria Under Tax Treaty with Azerbaijan
Mar 08, 2021
Russia Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with the UK as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Mar 08, 2021
Russia Federation Council Adopts Law Ratifying Protocol to Russia-Malta Tax Treaty
Mar 05, 2021
Luxembourg Ratifies Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Russia
Mar 03, 2021
Moldova Accedes to the Amending Protocol to the CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
Mar 02, 2021
Update - Negotiations for Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty between the Netherland and Russia
Feb 26, 2021
Moldova Acceding to the Amending Protocol to the CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
Feb 11, 2021
Russia Confirms Entry into Force of Protocol to Tax Treaty with Malta
Feb 11, 2021
Russia's Federal Tax Service Confirms Changes in Land Tax Payment and Return Requirements from 2021
Feb 08, 2021
Russia Issues Guidance Letter on Document Submission Requirements for Confirming CFC Profit (Loss)
Jan 29, 2021
The Netherlands Looking to Continue Tax Treaty Negotiations with Russia
Jan 29, 2021
Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty between Cyprus and Russia has Entered into Force
Jan 26, 2021
Eurasian Economic Union SSA has Entered into Force
Jan 21, 2021
Slovenia Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Russia and South Korea as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jan 20, 2021
Moldova Approves Accession to the Amending Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
Jan 15, 2021
SSA between Iran and Russia Under Negotiation
Jan 13, 2021
Russia Increases Thresholds for Mandatory Audit
Jan 08, 2021
Russia Clarifies Withholding When Russian Source Income is Attributed to a Permanent Establishment
Jan 07, 2021
The Czech Republic Publishes Bulletin on Impact of BEPS MLI on Tax Treaties with Portugal and Russia
Jan 07, 2021
Serbia Publishes Updated Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Russia as Impacted by BEPS MLI
Jan 04, 2021
Russia Ratifies Pending Protocols to Tax Treaties with Cyprus and Luxembourg
Jan 04, 2021
Russia Ratifies Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Malta
Dec 31, 2020
Protocol to Tax Treaty between Malta and Russia to Enter into Force
Dec 29, 2020
Moldova and Russia Conclude Negotiations for New SSA and Administrative Arrangement
Dec 29, 2020
Moldova Parliament Approves Accession to the Amending Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
Dec 28, 2020
Russian Lower House Approves Pending Protocols to Tax Treaties with Cyprus and Luxembourg
Dec 28, 2020
Russia Clarifies Recognition as a Controlling Person of a Foreign Company through a Listed Foreign Company
Dec 23, 2020
Russia Publishes Order Updating States and Territories for CbC Report Automatic Exchange
Dec 22, 2020
Russia Approves Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Luxembourg
Dec 14, 2020
Kazakhstan Ratifies SSA between Eurasian Economic Union Member States
Dec 10, 2020
Russia Begins Process to Terminate Tax Treaty with the Netherlands
Dec 07, 2020
France Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Russia as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Dec 02, 2020
Russia Publishes Law Providing Higher Income Tax Rate for Individuals
Dec 01, 2020
Indonesia Confirms Completion of Internal Procedures for the Entry into Effect of BEPS MLI for 22 Covered Agreements
Dec 01, 2020
Russia Confirms Completion of Internal Procedures for the Entry into Effect of BEPS MLI for 7 Covered Agreements
Dec 01, 2020
Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement in Force for Tajikistan
Nov 30, 2020
Luxembourg Government Council Approves Pending Protocol Tax Treaty with Russia
Nov 25, 2020
Russia Extends COVID-19 Relief for SMEs
Nov 24, 2020
Russia Approves Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Cyprus
Nov 24, 2020
Russia Confirms 0% Tax Rate on Income from the Disposal of Shares Held at Least Five Years Limited to Shares in Russian Entities
Nov 23, 2020
Malta Ratifies Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Russia
Nov 19, 2020
Russia's Federal Tax Service Confirms Relaxed Tax Residency Conditions for Individuals Due to COVID-19
Nov 16, 2020
Update - Protocol to Tax Treaty between Luxembourg and Russia
Nov 16, 2020
Moldova Approves Accession to the Amending Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
Nov 16, 2020
Russia's Federal Tax Service Confirms Tax Obligations of Foreign Company Opening Bank Account in Russia
Nov 13, 2020
Russia Ratifies SSA between Eurasian Economic Union Member States
Nov 13, 2020
Russia Publishes Law Amending CFC Rules Including Fixed Taxation of CFCs for Individuals
Nov 11, 2020
Protocol to Tax Treaty between Luxembourg and Russia Signed
Nov 09, 2020
SSA between Hungary and Russia to Enter into Force
Nov 06, 2020
Russian Parliament Considering VAT Exemption for Online Sales of Food and Non-Food Products
Nov 05, 2020
Russian Parliament Considering Extension of 0% VAT on Livestock through 2025
Nov 03, 2020
Belarus Accedes to Amending Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
Oct 30, 2020
Russia Clarifies Determination of Ownership in CFCs
Oct 29, 2020
Australia Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Russia as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Oct 28, 2020
Moldova and Russia Negotiating Administrative Arrangement for New SSA
Oct 28, 2020
Russian Supreme Court Rules on Treatment of Income as Other Income under a Tax Treaty
Oct 23, 2020
Update - Protocol to Tax Treaty between Malta and Russia Signed
Oct 22, 2020
Russia Publishes Amendments to Various Tax Provisions
Oct 21, 2020
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published Following Virtual Meeting
Oct 15, 2020
Russia Approves Signing of Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Luxembourg
Oct 09, 2020
Russia Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with India as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Oct 08, 2020
Russia Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Australia as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Oct 07, 2020
Russia Ratifies Pending SSA with Hungary
Oct 06, 2020
Protocol to Tax Treaty between Malta and Russia Signed
Oct 05, 2020
Russian Upper House Approves Pending SSA with Hungary
Sep 28, 2020
Russian Parliament Considering Draft Law for Increased Taxation of Higher Income Individuals
Sep 23, 2020
Russian Lower House Approves Pending SSA with Hungary
Sep 21, 2020
Russia Considering Increased Taxation of Mining, Oil, and Tobacco Companies to Fund Budget Shortfalls
Sep 18, 2020
Update - Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty between Cyprus and Russia
Sep 17, 2020
Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty between Luxembourg and Russia to be Signed
Sep 17, 2020
Russia Approves Signing of Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Malta
Sep 14, 2020
CbC Report Exchange Arrangement between Hong Kong and Russia
Sep 11, 2020
Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty between the Netherland and Russia Under Negotiation
Sep 11, 2020
Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty between Cyprus and Russia Signed
Sep 09, 2020
Moldova Authorizes Negotiation and Signing of Administrative Arrangement to SSA with Russia and Amending Protocol to Arrangement with Estonia
Sep 09, 2020
Slovak Republic Publishes Notices on Impact of BEPS MLI on Tax Treaties with Russia and Kazakhstan
Sep 08, 2020
Russia Clarifies Taxation of the Repurchase of Shares
Sep 02, 2020
Russia Clarifies the Deduction of Costs Incurred in Relation to COVID-19
Aug 26, 2020
Belarus Approves Accession to the Amending Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
Aug 26, 2020
Russia Clarifies Application of Currency Conversion Requirements for Carried Forward CFC Losses
Aug 20, 2020
Russian Parliament Considering Bill to Ratify SSA between Eurasian Economic Union Member States
Aug 20, 2020
Malta and Russia Agree on Tax Treaty Revisions
Aug 19, 2020
Russia Looking to Revise Tax Treaties with Hong Kong and Switzerland
Aug 14, 2020
Belarus House of Representatives Approves Accession to the Amending Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
Aug 12, 2020
Cyprus and Russia Conclude Negotiations for Amendment to Tax Treaty
Aug 12, 2020
Update - Russia Publishes Law for Ultra-Low Tax Regime for IT Companies
Aug 11, 2020
Malta and Luxembourg Agree to Increase Withholding Tax Rates under Tax Treaties with Russia
Aug 10, 2020
Cyprus Announces Upcoming Final Round of Negotiations for Revision of Tax Treaty with Russia
Aug 07, 2020
Russia Looking to Revise Tax Treaty with the Netherlands
Aug 07, 2020
Russia Begins Process to Terminate Tax Treaty with Cyprus
Aug 04, 2020
India Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Russia as Impacted by BEPS MLI
Aug 03, 2020
Russia Key Interest Rate Reduced to 4.25%; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Jul 28, 2020
Russian Parliament Approves Ultra-Low Tax Regime for IT Companies and Other Changes
Jul 27, 2020
Russian Parliament Considering New Rules on Taxation of Gains from Indirect Sales of Real Estate through Foreign Companies
Jul 24, 2020
Russia to Provide Relaxed Conditions for Individual Tax Residence due to COVID-19
Jul 23, 2020
Belarus Looking to Sign Amending Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
Jul 22, 2020
Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement in Force for Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan
Jul 21, 2020
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published Following Virtual Meeting
Jul 20, 2020
Russia Approves Pending SSA with Hungary
Jul 15, 2020
Russia to Provide New Transitional Regime for Simplified Taxpayers Required to Transfer to General Tax System
Jul 10, 2020
Russia Proposal to Abolish VAT Zero-Rate on Intellectual Property Sales
Jul 09, 2020
Russia Planning to Introduce Fixed Tax on CFC Income
Jul 08, 2020
Belarus Ratifies SSA between Eurasian Economic Union Member States
Jul 06, 2020
Russia to Increase Thresholds for Mandatory Tax Audit
Jun 30, 2020
Kyrgyzstan Parliament Approves SSA between Eurasian Economic Union Member States
Jun 29, 2020
Russia to Introduce Increased Taxation for High-Income Individuals and Reduced Taxation for IT Companies
Jun 26, 2020
Armenia Approves SSA between Eurasian Economic Union Member States
Jun 26, 2020
Officials from Cyprus and Russia to Meet on Tax Treaty Revisions
Jun 24, 2020
Russia Key Interest Rate Reduced to 4.5%; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Jun 23, 2020
Protocol to SSA between Bulgaria and Russia has Entered into Force
Jun 22, 2020
Russia Clarifies Non-Withholding on Payments to a Non-Resident if Attributed to a PE
Jun 19, 2020
Russia Reduces Thresholds to Take Part in Tax Monitoring
Jun 12, 2020
Russia Provides Suspension of Tax Debt Collection and Field Tax Audits to July 2020
Jun 11, 2020
Belarus Approves SSA between Eurasian Economic Union Member States
Jun 08, 2020
Poland Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Russia as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jun 05, 2020
Singapore Publishes MLI Impact for Tax Treaty with Russia
Jun 03, 2020
Moldova Approves Signing of New SSA with Russia
Jun 02, 2020
Azerbaijan Ratifies Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
May 29, 2020
Azerbaijan Approves Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
May 08, 2020
Russia Key Interest Rate Reduced to 5.5%; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
May 05, 2020
Russia Confirms Completion of Internal Procedures for the Entry into Effect of BEPS MLI
May 01, 2020
Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement Enters into Force for Russia
Apr 20, 2020
Russia Approaches Luxembourg and Malta for Tax Treaty Revisions for Increased Withholding Tax Rate on Dividends and Interest
Apr 16, 2020
Officials from Cyprus and Russia Discuss Proposal for Revision to Tax Treaty for Increased Withholding Tax Rate on Dividends and Interest
Apr 06, 2020
Hungary Ratifies Pending SSA with Russia
Apr 06, 2020
Russia Introduces New Options for Payments of Additionally Assessed Tax and Other Charges
Apr 01, 2020
Russian Prime Minister Announces Measures to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 and Reduce its Economic Impact
Mar 30, 2020
Russian Prime Minister Announces Measures to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 and Reduce its Economic Impact
Mar 30, 2020
Russia Announces Measures to Reduce Economic Impact of COVID-19 Including Tax Deferral for Distressed Sectors
Mar 25, 2020
Russia Ratifies Pending Protocol to CIS Mutual Assistance Agreement
Mar 12, 2020
Russian Court Issues Decision on Valid Proof of Foreign Tax Payment
Mar 10, 2020
New Tax Treaty between Estonia and Russia to be Negotiated
Mar 03, 2020
Moldova and Russia Continue Negotiations for a New SSA
Mar 02, 2020
Draft Bill for VAT Rate Reduction Submitted in Russian Parliament
Feb 26, 2020
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published Following Riyadh Meeting
Feb 26, 2020
Protocol to Tax Treaty between Russia and Switzerland to be Negotiated
Feb 20, 2020
Russia Key Interest Rate Reduced; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Feb 19, 2020
Russia Clarifies New Tax Offset and Refund Rules
Feb 18, 2020
Russia Clarifies BEPS MLI will Apply from 2021 at the Earliest
Jan 28, 2020
Russia Clarifies Taxation of the Alienation of Exclusive IP Rights
Jan 23, 2020
German Tax Treaty and Negotiations Status
Jan 23, 2020
Russia Clarifies Taxation of the Sale of Russian Real Estate by a Non-Resident
Jan 22, 2020
Serbia Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Norway, Russia, Ukraine, and the UAE
Jan 22, 2020
The Netherlands Clarifies Treaty Relations with Former Soviet and Yugoslav Republics
Dec 31, 2019
SSA between Eurasian Economic Union Member States Signed
Dec 30, 2019
Russia Clarifies Treaty Benefits for an Indirect Beneficial Owner of Dividends under Tax Treaty with Finland
Dec 26, 2019
Russia Key Interest Rate Reduced; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Dec 18, 2019
Russia Clarifies Inclusion of CFC Profits through Indirect Holding
Dec 05, 2019
Russia Clarifies Dividend Participation Exemption Following a Merger
Dec 03, 2019
OECD Releases Seventh Round of BEPS Action 14 Peer Review Reports on Improving Tax Dispute Resolution Mechanisms
Dec 02, 2019
Russia Publishes Revised List of Jurisdictions Without Adequate Information Exchange for CFC Purposes
Nov 27, 2019
Russia to Implement a Minimum Delay for Changes in Tax Rates
Nov 21, 2019
Russia Clarifies Tax Treaty with UK Does Not Cover UK Crown Dependencies and Overseas Territories
Nov 18, 2019
Russia Ratifies Pending Protocol to SSA with Bulgaria
Nov 07, 2019
SSA between Hungary and Russia Signed
Nov 01, 2019
Russia Key Interest Rate Reduced; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Oct 31, 2019
Russia Considering Changes in Tax Rate for Non-resident Individuals and Residence Rules
Oct 30, 2019
G20 Welcomes Progress on Addressing the Tax Challenges Arising from Digitalization of the Economy
Oct 21, 2019
Russia Publishes Law Introducing Various Tax Code Amendments
Oct 17, 2019
Russia Clarifies VAT Obligations for the Licensing of Television Rights from a Non-Resident Registered for VAT in Russia
Oct 08, 2019
SSA between Hungary and Russia to be Signed
Oct 04, 2019
BEPS MLI in Force for Belgium, India, and Russia
Oct 02, 2019
Russia Clarifies Criteria for Treatment of Property as Immovable Property for Tax Purposes
Sep 24, 2019
Russia Clarifies VAT Rate for Services Provided in 2018
Sep 13, 2019
Russia Key Interest Rate Reduced; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Sep 12, 2019
Russia Extending Limit on Carried Forward Loss Offset
Sep 10, 2019
Russia and Turkey Continue SSA Negotiations
Sep 06, 2019
Russian Interest Payments Limited by Thin Cap Rules Not Exempt under Dutch Participation Exemption Rules
Aug 30, 2019
Russian Tax Service Provides Instruction on Beneficial Ownership for Holding Companies Under Tax Treaties
Aug 23, 2019
Russia Considering Temporary Reduction in Maximum Immovable Property Tax Rate for Taxpayers under Special Tax Regimes
Aug 22, 2019
Russia Clarifies Taxation of Income Received by a Shareholder in the Form of Property Upon Withdrawal or Liquidation
Aug 21, 2019
New SSA between Moldova and Russia to be Signed
Aug 06, 2019
Russia Approves Pending Protocol to SSA with Bulgaria
Aug 05, 2019
Russia Key Interest Rate Reduced; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Aug 01, 2019
Russian Supreme Court Holds Movable Property Fixed to Immovable Property Not Necessarily Treated as Immovable Property
Jul 23, 2019
Bulgaria Ratifies Pending SSA with Russia
Jul 19, 2019
Russia Key Interest Rate Reduced; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Jul 10, 2019
Russia to Reduce Thresholds to Take Part in Tax Monitoring
Jun 25, 2019
SSA between Russia and Uruguay to be Negotiated
Jun 24, 2019
Russia to Align Personal Income Tax Rates for Resident and Non-Resident Individuals
Jun 21, 2019
Russia Deposits Ratification Instrument for BEPS MLI
Jun 20, 2019
Protocol to tax Treaty between Austria and Russia to Enter into Force
Jun 17, 2019
SSA between Russia and Uruguay under Negotiation
Jun 12, 2019
Russian Lower House Considering Legislation for Measures on BEPS, Corporate Reorganizations, and Other Changes
Jun 11, 2019
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published Following Fukuoka Meeting
Jun 11, 2019
Dutch Court Holds Corresponding Adjustment Provisions of Tax Treaty with Russia Not Applicable in Respect of Russian Thin Capitalization Rules
Jun 11, 2019
Russia Consulting on Tax Incentives for Large Investments in Arctic Zone
Jun 06, 2019
Protocol to Tax Treaty between Russia and Sweden to Enter into Force
Jun 04, 2019
SSA between Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) Member States to be Signed
Jun 03, 2019
SSA between Azerbaijan and Russia Signed
May 30, 2019
SSA between Moldova and Russia under Negotiation
May 20, 2019
Russia Clarifies Deduction of Losses on Foreign Subsidiary Liquidation
May 13, 2019
Russian Tax Service Issues Letter on VAT Obligations for E-Service Supplies
May 09, 2019
Russia Ratifies BEPS MLI
May 06, 2019
Russia Ratifies Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Austria
May 03, 2019
Russian Parliament Considering Amendments to the Taxation of Participants in Special Investment Contracts
Apr 30, 2019
Thailand to Negotiate Tax Treaties and Treaty Protocols with Eight Countries
Apr 29, 2019
SSA between Azerbaijan and Russia under Negotiation
Apr 24, 2019
Russian Lower House Approves Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Austria
Apr 23, 2019
Russia Publishes Law on Amendments to Deduction of Input VAT for Exported Services
Apr 19, 2019
Russian Lower House Approves BEPS MLI
Apr 19, 2019
Sweden Ratifies Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Russia
Apr 18, 2019
Russia Clarifies Accounting for Expenses of a Permanent Establishment in Russia of a Non-resident
Apr 12, 2019
Russia Planning Tax Exemption for Export of IT Services
Mar 27, 2019
Russia to Extend Limit on Carried Forward Loss Offset
Mar 26, 2019
Russia Clarifies Tax Treatment of Property Received Free of Charge
Mar 22, 2019
Russia Clarifies Reduced Withholding Tax for Dividend Under Tax Treaty with Sweden
Mar 21, 2019
Russia Considering Temporary Reduction in Maximum Immovable Property Tax Rate
Mar 20, 2019
Russia Clarifies Deductibility of Contractual Fines, Penalties, Etc. Awarded by Foreign Courts
Mar 12, 2019
Protocol to SSA between Bulgaria and Russia Signed
Mar 08, 2019
Russia Approves Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Austria
Mar 07, 2019
UK Provides Update on Tax Treaty Negotiation Plans
Mar 07, 2019
Protocol to SSA between Bulgaria and Russia to be Signed
Mar 05, 2019
Swedish Parliament Approves Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Russia
Mar 05, 2019
Russia Clarifies VAT Obligations for Software Rights Granted to a Non-Resident
Feb 27, 2019
Russian Lower House Approves Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Sweden
Feb 25, 2019
Russia Publishes Revised List of Jurisdictions without Adequate Information Exchange for CFC Purposes
Feb 15, 2019
SSA between Russia and Serbia to Enter into Force
Feb 14, 2019
Russian Government Approves BEPS MLI
Feb 11, 2019
Russia Issues Bilingual Guidance on MAP Under Tax Treaties
Feb 04, 2019
Russia Publishes Order on Collection of Beneficial Ownership Information
Jan 31, 2019
Tax Treaty between Ecuador and Russia has Entered into Force
Jan 11, 2019
Russia Publishes Order Updating States and Territories for CbC Report Automatic Exchange
Jan 11, 2019
Russia Key Interest Rate Increased; Impacting Controlled Debt Rules and Interest Penalties
Dec 31, 2018
Russia Approves Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Sweden
Dec 31, 2018
Russia Clarifies VAT on Cross-Border B2B E-Services from 2019
Dec 21, 2018
Russia Clarifies Input VAT Claimed on Imported Assets Must be Repaid if Assets Contributed to Capital
Dec 11, 2018
G20 Declaration Published following Leader's Summit in Buenos Aires
Dec 03, 2018
Russia Clarifies Restriction on Reduced Regional Corporate Tax Rates from 2019
Nov 30, 2018
Russia Clarifies Valuation of Assets Contributed to Authorized Capital by Non-Resident Company
Nov 29, 2018
Hungary and Russia Conclude SSA Negotiations
Nov 27, 2018
Russian Parliament Approves Pending Tax Treaty with Ecuador
Oct 29, 2018
Russia Clarifies Application of Increased VAT Rate from 2019
Oct 16, 2018
Russian State Duma Committee Approves Pending Tax Treaty with Ecuador
Oct 15, 2018
New Tax Treaty between India and Russia to be Negotiated
Oct 11, 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina and Russia to Conclude Tax Treaty and SSA Negotiations
Oct 05, 2018
Russia Clarifies Treatment of Contractual Fines, Penalties, Etc. Awarded by Foreign Courts
Sep 28, 2018
Russia Clarifies Deduction of Advertising Expenses Under Tax Treaty with Germany
Sep 27, 2018
Russia Late Tax Payment Interest Penalty Increased
Sep 26, 2018
Tax Treaty between Japan and Russia to Enter into Force
Sep 24, 2018
World Customs Organization Publishes Updated Guide to Customs Valuation and Transfer Pricing
Sep 11, 2018
Russia Clarifies Deduction of Expenses Incurred in Connection with the Acquisition of Debt Claims
Aug 30, 2018
Russia Consulting on Revised List of Jurisdictions without Adequate Information Exchange for 2019
Aug 24, 2018
Russia amends transfer pricing rules
Aug 14, 2018
Russia to Increase Standard VAT Rate from 18% to 20%
Aug 13, 2018
G20 Research Group Finds G20 Members Have Fully Complied with their BEPS Commitments
Aug 10, 2018
Russia Publishes Law on Improving Tax Administration Including Controlled Transaction Threshold Changes
Aug 10, 2018
Russia Publishes Laws for Creation of International Company Regime
Aug 08, 2018
Russian Parliament Approves Bill to Increase Standard VAT Rate and Maintain Pension Contribution Rates
Aug 02, 2018
Japan Parliament Approves Pending Tax Treaties with Denmark, Estonia, Iceland, Lithuania, and Russia
Jul 30, 2018
Russia's State Duma Approves Pending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Belgium and Pending Tax Treaty with Japan
Jul 27, 2018
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published following Buenos Aires Meeting
Jul 25, 2018
Russia Clarifies Application of Treaty Benefits for Dividends or Interest Paid to a Foreign Organization that is Not the Beneficial Owner
Jul 25, 2018
Russia's State Duma Approves Bill Amending Tax Administration; Considering Bill Amending CFC and Other Rules
Jul 24, 2018
Russia Clarifies the Tax Treatment of Income Resulting from a Reduction in Capital of a Subsidiary
Jul 12, 2018
Serbia Approves Pending SSAs with Greece and Russia
Jul 09, 2018
Russian Tax Reform Plans Include Abolishing Tax Consolidation, Transfer Pricing Control for Domestic Transactions, and Tax on Movable Property
Jul 05, 2018
Russia Publishes Order on CbC Report Automatic Exchange
Jul 03, 2018
Russia to Increase Standard VAT Rate to 20%
Jun 19, 2018
Update – Protocol to Tax Treaty between Austria and Russia
Jun 15, 2018
Protocol to Tax Treaty between Austria and Russia Signed
Jun 07, 2018
Russia Approves Pending Protocol to New Tax Treaty with Belgium
Jun 06, 2018
Austria to Sign Tax Treaty with Kosovo and Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Russia
May 30, 2018
Protocol to Tax Treaty between Russian and Sweden Signed
May 30, 2018
Russia Approves Pending Tax Treaty with Japan
May 29, 2018
Russia Clarifies Refund Requests Must be Made Before a Company is Liquidated
May 23, 2018
SSA between the Philippines and Russia under Negotiation
May 22, 2018
Russia Clarifies Exemption for Dividends Paid to Foreign Shareholder when Actual Beneficial Owner is Resident in Russia
May 17, 2018
Russia Publishes Orders on CbC Report and Notification Format and Submission
May 15, 2018
Russia Approves Pending Tax Treaty with Belgium
May 15, 2018
Russia Publishes Decree on APA Procedures Involving Tax Treaty Jurisdictions
May 14, 2018
Russia Clarifies VAT Obligation if VAT Not Included in Contract
May 10, 2018
Russia Planning Creation of Offshore Financial Centers
May 01, 2018
Russia to Sign Amending Protocol to Tax Treaty with Sweden
May 01, 2018
Russia to Lower Threshold for Low Value Consignment Relief
Apr 24, 2018
Ukraine Clarifies Taxation of Gains from the Alienation of Shares under Tax Treaty with Russia
Apr 11, 2018
Russia and Serbia Conclude Negotiations for Protocol to Pending SSA
Apr 09, 2018
Russia Clarifies Reset of Conditions for Reduced Withholding Rate on Dividends under Tax Treaty with Germany after a Reorganization
Apr 06, 2018
Update - Russian VAT on Foreign Suppliers B2B E-Services from 2019
Mar 28, 2018
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published following Buenos Aires Meeting
Mar 22, 2018
Russia Approves Model Bilateral Exchange Agreements for CbC Reports and Financial Account Information
Mar 14, 2018
Russia Central Bank Key Rate Lowered
Mar 07, 2018
SSA between Portugal and Russia under Negotiation
Mar 05, 2018
Higher Russian Individual Income Tax Rate Proposed
Feb 28, 2018
Reintroduction of Russian Tax Amnesty Program for Foreign Assets/CFCs Signed into Law
Feb 27, 2018
Russia Clarifies Requirement to Amend Consolidated Group Agreement for Liquidation/Reorganization
Feb 20, 2018
Russian Law Amending CFC Rules
Feb 15, 2018
Russia Clarifies Deemed Dividends Resulting from Thin Cap Rules are Covered by Dividend Article of Applicable Tax Treaties
Feb 12, 2018
Russia to Reintroduce Tax Amnesty Program for Foreign Assets
Feb 08, 2018
Russia Clarifies Effective Date of New GAAR Provisions for Court Cases involving Tax Audit Decisions
Feb 07, 2018
Protocol to Pending Tax Treaty between Belgium and Russia Signed
Feb 01, 2018
Russia Abolishes Reverse Charge for VAT on Foreign B2B E-Services
Dec 28, 2017
Russia Clarifies that Apostille or other Legalization of Certificates of Residence not Required for Treaty Benefits
Dec 27, 2017
SSA between Russia and Serbia Signed
Dec 22, 2017
Ecuador Approves Pending Tax Treaty with Russia
Dec 19, 2017
Russian Law Implementing Action 13 Documentation Requirements and the Exchange of Financial Account Information Signed and Published
Dec 05, 2017
Russia Publishes Order to Remove Hong Kong from Tax Haven List
Dec 04, 2017
Russia Confirms Entry into Force of Tax Treaty with Brazil
Nov 30, 2017
Russia Clarifies Trademark License Payments Subject to VAT
Nov 29, 2017
Russia Reintroduces Movable Property Tax from 2018
Nov 28, 2017
Russian State Duma Approves Draft Legislation for CbC Report, Master File, and Local File Requirements
Nov 22, 2017
Russia Clarifies Limit on Carried Forward Loss Offset
Nov 22, 2017
Russia Finalizes Revised List of Jurisdictions without Adequate Information Exchange for 2018
Nov 21, 2017
Russia Clarifies Treatment of Debts Forgiven by Non-Resident Lender
Nov 14, 2017
SSA between Russia and Turkey under Negotiation
Oct 11, 2017
Russia Ministry of Finance Finalizing Draft Amendments to Clarify CFC Regime
Sep 29, 2017
Russia Clarifies Treatment of Dividends in Kind for VAT and Corporate Tax Purposes
Sep 21, 2017
Russian Government Supports Bill to Extend Refund Application Time Limit
Sep 20, 2017
Russia Clarifies that Dividends Paid by Vladivostok Free Port Companies may be Eligible for Reduced Treaty Rate
Sep 18, 2017
SSA between Israel and Russia to Enter into Force
Sep 12, 2017
Tax Treaty between Japan and Russia Signed
Sep 11, 2017
BRICS Countries Confirm Commitment to Addressing BEPS and Promoting Information Exchange in Xiamen Declaration
Sep 07, 2017
Russia Provides Guidance to Tax Authorities on Application of New GAAR
Sep 05, 2017
Russia Approves Signature of Draft Tax Treaty with Japan
Sep 05, 2017
Russia Issues Notice on Increased Late Payment Penalty Starting October 2017
Sep 01, 2017
Malaysia Negotiating Tax Treaties with Fifteen Countries
Sep 01, 2017
Russia Clarifies VAT Treatment and Deductibility for Digital Advertising Services Supplied by a Foreign Entity
Aug 24, 2017
Russian Supreme Court Overview of Court Practices for Settling Foreign Investor Disputes
Aug 16, 2017
Brazil brings Tax Treaty with Russia into Force
Aug 08, 2017
Russian Information Exchange Legislation Submitted to Parliament including CbC Reporting and Master/Local File Requirements
Aug 04, 2017
BRICS Countries Sign Memorandum of Cooperation in Tax Matters
Jul 31, 2017
Russia Introduces New General Anti-Avoidance Rules in Tax Code
Jul 28, 2017
Russia Amends Taxation of IP Rights and Increased Deduction for R&D Costs
Jul 27, 2017
Russia Considering New Progressive Personal Income Tax Rates
Jul 25, 2017
Russia to Remove the British Virgin Islands and South Korea from List of Jurisdictions without Adequate Information Exchange for CFC Profit Exemption Purposes
Jul 24, 2017
SSA between Russia and Serbia under Negotiation
Jul 11, 2017
Russia Clarifies Existence of a PE under Tax Treaty with the UK
Jul 11, 2017
G20 Leaders' Declaration Published following Hamburg Summit
Jul 10, 2017
Russia Clarifies Taxation of Gains Resulting from Withdrawal from an LLC under Tax Treaty with the Netherlands
Jun 15, 2017
Russia Clarifies Needed Changes for Consolidated Group of Taxpayers following Reorganization
Jun 08, 2017
Signing Ceremony Held for BEPS Multilateral Instrument
Jun 08, 2017
Russia Publishes Guidance on Determination of Beneficial Ownership in Cases of Unlawful Application of Treaty Benefits
Jun 07, 2017
Japan and Russia to Sign New Tax Treaty in September 2017
Jun 07, 2017
Russia Approves Signing of BEPS Multilateral Instrument
May 26, 2017
Russia Clarifies Input VAT Deductibility for Services Provided to a Non-Resident
May 18, 2017
Russia Clarifies Conditions for Foreign Tax Credit
May 17, 2017
Russia Planning Tax Incentive For Corporate Reinvestment
May 16, 2017
Russia Clarifies Controlled Transaction Notification Requirement for Guarantees
May 12, 2017
Russia Clarifies Participation Exemption for Foreign Entities Treated as Russian Tax Residents
May 11, 2017
Brazilian Senate Committee Approves Pending Tax Treaty with Russia
May 09, 2017
Russia Clarifies Tax Treaty with Uzbekistan Not Applicable for Simplified Taxpayers
May 08, 2017
Russia Ministry of Finance Clarifies No Tax Relief for Tax Wrongly Withheld under Tax Treaty with Kazakhstan
May 04, 2017
Belgium Approves Pending Tax Treaty with Russia
May 03, 2017
Russia Planning to Move Forward with Cut in Social Security Rate and Increase in VAT Rate
May 02, 2017
Japan and Russia Conclude Tax Treaty Negotiations
May 01, 2017
Russia Clarifies Treatment of Excess Interest under the Thin Capitalization Rules when Status as Controlled Debt has Changed at Time of Payment
Apr 28, 2017
Russia Clarifies Gains from the Sales of Shares Deriving Value from Russian Property are Taxable under Treaty with Cyprus from 2017
Apr 17, 2017
Russia Clarifies VAT Obligations for Payments in a Foreign Currency for Services Provided by a Non-Resident not Registered for Tax
Apr 13, 2017
Russia Clarifies Carry Forward of CFC Losses
Apr 11, 2017
Russia Clarifies Deductibility of Contractual Fines and Penalties
Apr 03, 2017
Russian Considering Cut in Social Security Rate with Increase in VAT Rate
Mar 28, 2017
Russia Clarifies Gains from Alienation of Shares Not Taxable under Tax Treaty with Germany
Mar 27, 2017
Japan and Russia begin Negotiations to Amend Tax Treaty
Mar 27, 2017
Russia and Switzerland Negotiating Agreement for Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information
Mar 24, 2017
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published
Mar 22, 2017
Russia Clarifies Inclusion of CFC Profits for Consolidated Tax Base Purposes and Indirect Participations
Mar 21, 2017
Russia Clarifies 0% Tax Rate on Income from the Sale or other Disposal of Shares in Russian Entities
Mar 20, 2017
Russian Legislation being Drafted to Impose VAT on Foreign Online Retailers
Mar 16, 2017
Russia Publishes Revised Draft Law for BEPS Transfer Pricing Documentation Requirements
Mar 14, 2017
Russia Consulting on Improvements to APA Procedures
Mar 08, 2017
Russia Clarifies Determination of Residence for Foreign Company
Mar 07, 2017
Russia Clarifies Income from Reduction in Additional Paid-In Capital Not Taxable under Tax Treaty with Cyprus
Mar 02, 2017
Tax Treaty between Russia and Uruguay to be Negotiated
Feb 24, 2017
Brazilian National Congress Approves Pending Tax Treaty with Russia
Feb 22, 2017
Swiss Tax Treaties with Anti-Abuse Provisions
Feb 08, 2017
Multilateral Agreement on the Exchange of CbC Reports Signed by Gabon, Hungary, Indonesia, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, and Russia
Jan 30, 2017
Russia Clarifies Beneficial Ownership Requirements for Treaty Benefits
Jan 23, 2017
Russia to Remove Hong Kong from Tax Haven List
Jan 17, 2017
Russia Clarifies Notification Requirements Regarding Participation in CFC
Jan 12, 2017
Cyprus and Russia Postpone Application of 2010 Protocol Capital Gains Provisions and Negotiating New Protocol
Jan 10, 2017
Russia Clarifies Change in VAT Rules for Supplies of Electronic Intermediary Services by Non-Residents
Dec 30, 2016
Russia to Sign Multilateral Agreement for the Exchange of CbC Reports
Dec 15, 2016
Russia Clarifies Foreign Exchange Gain/Loss Treatment of PE under French Tax Treaty
Dec 13, 2016
BRICS Countries Reaffirm Commitment to BEPS Measures and Information Exchange
Dec 08, 2016
Russian Tax Code Amendments Approved Including Loss Carry Forward Changes
Dec 07, 2016
Russia Finalizes Revised List of Jurisdictions without Adequate Information Exchange for 2017
Nov 30, 2016
Protocol to Tax Treaty between Russia and Singapore has Entered into Force
Nov 29, 2016
Russian Tax Code Amendments Include Loss Carry Forward Changes.
Nov 22, 2016
Tax Treaty between Ecuador and Russia Signed
Nov 16, 2016
Kazakhstan Approves Tax Residency Agreement with Russia
Nov 01, 2016
Russia's BEPS Plans for 2017-2019
Oct 27, 2016
Russia Clarifies Increased Deduction for Qualifying R&D Expenses
Oct 13, 2016
Ghana to Negotiate Tax Treaty with Russia
Sep 30, 2016
Russia Consulting on Amended List of Jurisdictions without Adequate Information Exchange for CFC Profit Exemption Purposes
Sep 27, 2016
Russia Issues Guidance on VAT Implications of the Transfer of Assets from a Parent to a Subsidiary
Sep 23, 2016
Russia Adds Master and Local File Requirements to Draft Transfer Pricing Documentation Legislation
Sep 14, 2016
Russia Issues Guidance on VAT Treatment of Advance Payments to Branch for Goods with a Long Production Cycle
Sep 12, 2016
G20 Leaders Summit Communiqué and OECD Report Published
Sep 07, 2016
Russia Clarifies Effect of Thin Cap Rules on Taxation of Interest Payments to Related Party under Tax Treaty with the Netherlands
Sep 07, 2016
Russia Clarifies Application of Treaty Benefits for Dividends Paid through a Foreign Intermediary
Aug 30, 2016
Russia Clarifies Consequences of Tax Agent's Failure to Withhold Tax
Aug 25, 2016
World Bank Publishes Global Corruption Survey Data in Relation to Taxation, Licensing and Other Areas of Doing Business
Aug 22, 2016
Tax Treaty between Hong Kong and Russia has Entered into Force
Aug 10, 2016
G20 Finance Ministers Issue Communiqué following Chengdu Meeting
Jul 27, 2016
Russia Clarifies that Double Taxation Relief Not Available under Simplified Taxation System
Jul 26, 2016
Russian Court Confirms Interest Withholding Tax Exemption under Cyprus Treaty Only Applies for Beneficial Owners
Jul 22, 2016
Russian Government Approves Ratification of Tax Treaty with Belgium
Jul 20, 2016
Russia Clarifies VAT Treatment of Cross Border Marketing Services Supplied to Non-Residents
Jul 13, 2016
Russia Introduces Beneficial Ownership Information Requirements for Legal Entities
Jul 12, 2016
Protocol to tax Treaty between Armenia and Russia Tax Treaty in Force
Jul 11, 2016
Russia Enacts Legislation for VAT on Foreign E-Services
Jul 08, 2016
82 Countries Committed to Implementation of Four Minimum Standards of OECD BEPS Project under Inclusive Framework
Jul 05, 2016
Update - Russian Lower House of Parliament Passes Legislation for VAT on Foreign E-Services
Jun 28, 2016
Russia Ratifies Protocol to Tax Treaty With Singapore
Jun 27, 2016
Guernsey Considering Negotiating Tax Treaty with Russia
Jun 22, 2016
Russia Clarifies that LLC's Use of Retained Earnings to Increase Nominal Share Value Treated as Taxable Income for Shareholder
Jun 21, 2016
Russia Clarifies that Interim Dividends Paid in Excess of Net Profits Subject to Standard Corporate Tax Rate
Jun 14, 2016
SSA between Israel and Russia Signed
Jun 14, 2016
Russia to Sign SSA with Israel
Jun 10, 2016
Russia Clarifies Independent Corresponding Adjustments for Controlled Transactions Involving Non-Resident Related Parties
Jun 08, 2016
Russia Publishes Guidance on Independent Corresponding Adjustments for Controlled Transactions
May 20, 2016
OECD Forum on Tax Administration Agrees on Common Transmission System for CbC and CRS Information
May 18, 2016
Israel and Russia Sign Multilateral Agreement on Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information
May 16, 2016
Russia Confirms Carry Forward of Losses Following Acquisition
May 10, 2016
Russia to Sign Multilateral Agreement on Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information
May 05, 2016
Russia Clarifies Taxation of "Other Income" under Tax Treaty with Luxembourg
Apr 28, 2016
Ukraine Clarifies Beneficial Ownership and Withholding Tax on Royalties under Tax Treaty with Russia
Apr 25, 2016
New Tax Treaty between China and Russia has Entered into Force
Apr 20, 2016
Russia Issues Draft CbC Reporting Legislation
Apr 19, 2016
Five EU Countries Announce Plans to Develop Multilateral System for Automatic Exchange of Beneficial Ownership Info and G20 Listens
Apr 18, 2016
Russian Court Holds Benefits of Tax Treaty with Country of Financing Intermediary Not Applicable
Apr 15, 2016
Russia to Sign Protocol to the Tax Treaty with Austria
Apr 15, 2016
Russia Clarifies Taxation of Dividends Received by Foreign Companies that have Elected to be Treated as a Resident Company
Apr 11, 2016
Russia Clarifies Minimum Investment Conditions for Reduced Dividends Withholding Tax under Tax Treaty with Germany
Apr 07, 2016
Russia Approves Final List of Jurisdictions without Adequate Information Exchange for CFC Profit Exemption Purposes
Mar 31, 2016
Russia to Sign Tax Treaty with Ecuador
Mar 24, 2016
Russian Lower House of Parliament Adopts Draft Bill for VAT on Foreign E-Services
Mar 09, 2016
Russia Issues Guidance on the Recognition of Interest Expense and Related Foreign Exchange Differences
Mar 04, 2016
Russian Thin Capitalization and CFC Rules Amendments Signed into Law
Feb 23, 2016
Russia Publishes Draft List of Jurisdictions without Adequate Information Exchange for CFC Profit Exemption Purposes
Feb 11, 2016
Russia Clarifies APA Application Procedures
Feb 10, 2016
Russian Lower House of Parliament Adopts CFC Rules Amendments
Feb 09, 2016
Tax Treaty between Hong Kong and Russia Signed
Jan 20, 2016
Russia Issues Guidance on Determination of Related Parties, Control of Foreign Entities, and Place of Effective Management
Dec 29, 2015
Russia Considering VAT on Foreign E-Service Supplies
Dec 17, 2015
Russia Clarifies that Interest on Loans Used to Pay Dividends is Deductible
Dec 09, 2015
Russia to Sign Tax Treaties with Hong Kong and Oman
Dec 03, 2015
Protocol to the Tax Treaty between Russia and Singapore Signed
Nov 20, 2015
UK Announces Tax Treaty and Protocol Negotiation Plans
Nov 18, 2015
Russia Publishes List of Jurisdictions without Adequate Information Exchange for CFC Profit Exemption Purposes
Nov 16, 2015
OECD Holds Inaugural Meeting for the BEPS Multilateral Instrument
Nov 12, 2015
Russia Considering New Tax Regime for Oil Companies
Nov 04, 2015
Russia Issues Guidance on CFC Profits Exemptions
Oct 30, 2015
Update - Protocol to the New Tax Treaty between China and Russia
Oct 30, 2015
Bangladesh Negotiating Tax Treaties with Egypt, Portugal, Russia and Spain
Oct 22, 2015
OECD Publishes Final BEPS Package
Oct 06, 2015
Russia Clarifies Withholding Tax Refunds Process for Non-Residents
Sep 29, 2015
Russia Clarifies that Foreign Tax Credit not Available for Corporate Tax Withheld due to Misapplication of the Tax Treaty with Kazakhstan
Sep 02, 2015
Russia Clarifies Eligibility for Bond Interest Withholding Tax Exemption
Aug 28, 2015
Russia Clarifies Eligibility for Zero Rate VAT on Exports
Aug 24, 2015
Russia Approves Signing of Tax Residency Agreement with Kazakhstan
Aug 19, 2015
Russia Clarifies Input VAT Deduction on Mixed Supplies
Aug 05, 2015
Russia Issues Guidance on the Determination of CFCs and Controlling Persons
Jul 27, 2015
Russia Clarifies Taxation of Contractual Fines and Penalties
Jul 09, 2015
Tax Treaty between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Russia under Negotiation
Jul 09, 2015
Mutual Assistance Convention in Force for Russia
Jul 06, 2015
Russian Law Amending CFC and Tax Residence Rules Signed into Law
Jun 30, 2015
Russia Publishes Guidance on the Offset of Foreign Tax Paid by Russian Residents and the Associated Time Limit
Jun 26, 2015
Russian Federation Council Approves Draft Amendments to CFC and Tax Residence Rules
Jun 12, 2015
Russia Clarifies when a Foreign Company is Tax Resident in Russia and the Tax Return Requirements
Jun 08, 2015
Russia Issues Guidance on the Treatment of Bad Debts Owed by Non-Residents
Jun 05, 2015
Tax Treaty between Iraq and Russia under Negotiation
Jun 04, 2015
OECD Announces that Work on the BEPS Multilateral Instrument is Underway
Jun 02, 2015
New Tax Treaty between Belgium and Russia Signed
May 21, 2015
Protocol to the New Tax Treaty between China and Russia Signed
May 11, 2015
Russia Extends CFC Notification Deadline
Apr 28, 2015
Russia Issues Guidance on the Delayed Creation of Consolidated Tax Groups Registered in 2014
Apr 22, 2015
New Tax Treaty between Russia and Singapore under Negotiation
Apr 17, 2015
Russia Enacts Law Amending Thin Capitalization Rules
Mar 25, 2015
SSA between Russia and Serbia Initialed
Mar 23, 2015
Russia Deposits Ratification Instrument for Mutual Assistance Convention
Mar 10, 2015
Russia Issues Guidance on the VAT Liability of Online Sales of a Nonresidents Goods by a Russian Agent
Feb 11, 2015
Russian Federal Tax Services Takes Over Accreditation of Representative Offices and Branches of Non-Residents
Feb 05, 2015
Russian Court Ruling Clarifies Deductibility of Head Office Expenses Allocated to a Permanent Establishment of a Partnership
Feb 04, 2015
Russia's Proposed Changes to Thin Cap Rules
Feb 02, 2015
Russia Clarifies Treatment of Loss Carryforwards When becoming Part of a Consolidated Tax Group
Jan 23, 2015
Armenia Joins Eurasian Economic Union
Jan 02, 2015
Russia Adopts VAT Changes for 2015
Dec 29, 2014
Russian Changes in the Tax Treatment of Interest to Take Effect
Dec 29, 2014
Russia Issues Guidance on the VAT Treatment of IP Transferred by a Non-Resident to Russia when Under a License Agreement
Dec 19, 2014
Russia Issues Guidance on Transfer Pricing Methods and Controlled Transaction Recognition
Dec 12, 2014
Russia Publishes Law for Special Social and Economic Development Areas
Dec 05, 2014
Russian Law Increasing Dividends Tax Rate Published in the Official Gazette
Dec 04, 2014
Russia Issues Guidance on Taxation of PEs of Foreign Legal Entities
Dec 01, 2014
New Russian CFC Rules Signed into Law
Nov 25, 2014
Russia Approves Draft Tax Monitoring Law
Oct 31, 2014
Latest Draft Russian CFC Rules Submitted to the State Duma
Oct 30, 2014
Eurasian Economic Union Treaty Ratified by All Member States Including VAT Rules
Oct 30, 2014
New Tax Treaty between China and Russia Signed
Oct 15, 2014
Russia Issues Guidance on VAT for Supplies Made by Non-Residents to Russian Residents
Oct 07, 2014
Update - Plans to Introduce Sales Tax of up to 3% in Russian Regions Canceled
Sep 24, 2014
Revaluation of Intangible Assets Non-Deductible According to Russian Guidance
Sep 18, 2014
Russia Clarifies VAT Treatment of Computer Database Access Services Supplied by Non-Residents
Sep 02, 2014
Russia Proposes Increased Dividend Profit Tax Rate for Russian Companies
Aug 29, 2014
Russian Tax Authorities Discuss Russian Transfer Pricing Rules and Applicability of OECD Guidelines
Aug 26, 2014
VAT Not Applicable for IP Sales to Russian Companies for Use Outside Russia
Aug 19, 2014
Russia Issues Guidance on the VAT Base for Nonresidential Property Rights Sales
Aug 18, 2014
Russian Solidarity Tax on High Income Individuals Proposed
Aug 13, 2014
Russia and the Czech Republic Sign Agreement on Implementation of SSA
Aug 11, 2014
RUSSIA: Reporting under FATCA Approved, Reporting Obligation for Foreign Financial Institutions Introduced
Aug 08, 2014
Update - Further Amendments to Russia's Proposed CFC Rules
Aug 04, 2014
Russian Regions to Introduce Sales Tax of up to 3%
Aug 04, 2014
Russia Submits Draft Law Restricting Foreign Companies from Providing Audit, Legal and Consulting Services in Russia
Jul 31, 2014
Russia Clarifies Deadline Determination for Input VAT Deductions
Jul 30, 2014
Eurasian Economic Union Treaty Including Changes to VAT Tax Rules Signed
Jul 21, 2014
Russia Issues Clarification on Taxation of Contractual Penalties Paid from Russia to Cyprus
Jul 14, 2014
Tax Treaty between Kenya and Russia to be Negotiated
Jul 01, 2014
Russia Clarifies Taxation of Loan Interest Under Treaty With Spain When Loan is Repaid Early
Jun 18, 2014
Guidance on Thin Capitalization Rules for Loans from Unrelated Russian Lenders with Related Foreign Guarantors
Jun 12, 2014
Russia Exempts Certain Imports for R&D from VAT
Jun 10, 2014
Russia Approves Ratification of Mutual Assistance Convention
Jun 10, 2014
Russian Ministry of Finance Posts Draft Changes to Thin Capitalization Rules
Jun 04, 2014
Russia Clarifies Treatment of Income from Russian Real Estate Investment Fund Under the Russia-Swiss Tax Treaty
Jun 03, 2014
Update - Revised Draft Russian CFC Legislation Submitted to Government
May 28, 2014
Russia Issues Guidance on VAT for Movable Asset Renting and Information Storage Services by Non-residents
May 19, 2014
Russia Has Published Amendments to Model Tax Treaty
May 15, 2014
Tax Treaty between Russia and Malta to Enter Into Force
May 08, 2014
Russia and the Netherlands Plan to Negotiate tax Treaty Revisions
Apr 30, 2014
Clarifications on Russia's Beneficial Ownership Requirements for Treaty Benefits
Apr 29, 2014
Crimea's Transition to Russian VAT
Apr 29, 2014
Russian Draft Tax Evasion Legislation
Apr 28, 2014
Russia Clarifies Residency Confirmation for Tax Treaty Benefits
Apr 10, 2014
Guidance on the Tax Treatment of Shares of Russian Entities Sold by Non-Residents
Apr 02, 2014
Russia's New Rules Regarding CFC Treatment and Residency
Apr 01, 2014
Tax Treaty between Russia and Malta Approved
Mar 28, 2014
Clarification on Russian Transfer Pricing Rules for Domestic Transactions
Mar 25, 2014
Russia Issues Guidance for Cross Border Distributions of Liquidated Companies and VAT of Website Access Services
Mar 18, 2014
Treaty between Russia and Sweden – Russian MoF clarifies required investment threshold with the view reduced withholding tax on dividends to apply
Feb 01, 2014
Treaty between Russia and Netherlands – MoF clarifications on tax treatment applicable to interest received by a Dutch branch
Feb 01, 2014
Tax treatment of dividends received by companies subject to tax simplified regime – Ministry of Finance clarifications
Dec 31, 2013
Transactions concluded between entities which incurred losses may qualify as controlled – Ministry of Finance clarifications
Dec 31, 2013
Interest accrued and written off is not subject to withholding tax – Ministry of Finance clarifications
Dec 31, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Cyprus – Russian MoF clarifies tax treatment applicable to capital gains derived from sale of investment units
Dec 31, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Germany – Russian MoF clarifies whether interest expenses are tax deductible under the tax treaty
Dec 31, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Netherlands – clarifications on income obtained by Dutch parent company due to reduction of its shareholding in Russian subsidiary
Dec 25, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Bulgaria – Russian MoF clarifies that tax withheld not in accordance with the tax treaty cannot be credited in Russia
Dec 25, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Ukraine – Russian MoF clarifies that payments for the use of computer programmes qualify as royalties
Dec 25, 2013
Deductibility of interest related to a loan obtained by a permanent establishment – Ministry of Finance clarifications
Dec 02, 2013
Application of the participation exemption in the case of restructuring of parent company through merger – Ministry of Finance clarifications
Dec 02, 2013
Taxation of income from transfer of shares received in lieu of dividends – Ministry of Finance clarifications
Dec 02, 2013
Participation exemption not applicable if decision to distribute dividends was made while Cyprus was on blacklist – Ministry of Finance clarifications
Dec 02, 2013
Protocol to treaty between Luxembourg and Russia enters into force
Dec 02, 2013
Requalification of interest as dividends in the case of transfer of loan receivables – Ministry of Finance clarification
Nov 12, 2013
Corporate income tax implications for non-resident shareholders when new shares are issued without changing shareholding percentage – Ministry of Finance clarification
Nov 12, 2013
Treaty between Russia and United Arab Emirates enters into force
Nov 12, 2013
Treaty between Russia and US – Russian MoF clarifies tax treatment applicable to interest that may qualify as dividends
Sep 16, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Kazakhstan – Russian MoF clarifies taxable income obtained by a Kazakh branch
Jul 29, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Turkey – Russia MoF clarified the tax treatment applicable to income paid to a UK branch of a Turkish bank
Jul 29, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Sweden – Russian MoF clarifies tax treatment of dividends paid to a sole shareholder
Jul 29, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Austria – Russian MoF clarifies tax treatment of dividends
Jun 27, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Bulgaria – Russia MoF clarifies whether taxes paid in Bulgaria may be credited against corporate income tax liabilities in Russia
Jun 24, 2013
Treaty between Belarus and Indonesia signed
Jun 24, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Italy – Russia MoF clarifies whether consultancy, supervision and control services performed in relation to an installation project may create a permanent establishment in Russia
Jun 24, 2013
Treaty between Malta and Russia signed
Jun 24, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Switzerland – Russia MoF clarifies effective date of Protocol and tax treatment applicable to interest payments
Jun 24, 2013
Clarifications on deductibility of interest expenses related to loans taken to acquire shares
May 06, 2013
Commodities subject to transfer pricing control rules
May 06, 2013
Intra-group loan agreements to be subject to transfer pricing control rules as from 1 January 2013
May 06, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Spain – Russian MoF clarifies tax treatment applicable to interest payments
May 06, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Cyprus – Russian Appeal Court decided on applicability of beneficial owner and economic substance requirements
May 04, 2013
Treaty between Russia and UK – Russian MoF clarified whether partnerships may benefit from tax treaty provisions
May 04, 2013
Clarifications whether debt forgiveness represents taxable income
May 04, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Venezuela – clarifications whether the National Treasury Office of Venezuela qualifies as a governmental body for tax treaty purposes
May 04, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Ireland – clarifications on the conditions to create a PE in Russia and the procedure to allocate profits and expenses to such a PE
Mar 25, 2013
Supreme Arbitration Court decides that exemption is applicable to dividends distributed from profits of prior years
Feb 10, 2013
Maximum deductible interest coefficient remains unchanged until 31 December 2013
Feb 10, 2013
Treaty between Russia and Finland – Clarifications on the application of the reduced withholding tax on dividends in case of share capital increase
Feb 10, 2013
Treaty between Latvia and Russia enters into force
Feb 09, 2013
Protocol to treaty between Russia and Switzerland enters into force
Feb 09, 2013
Clarification regarding rules for requests made by tax authorities to banks
Dec 02, 2012
Treaty between Argentina and Russia enters into force
Dec 02, 2012
Clarifications for justifying the GDR holders residence for treaty purposes
Oct 23, 2012
Moscow Federal Arbitration Court confirmed that a representative office may constitute a PE under certain circumstances
Oct 23, 2012
Amendments to Tax Code
Oct 14, 2012
Russian Supreme Arbitration Court: parent company may be held liable for taxes due by its subsidiary
Jul 29, 2012
Amending protocol to treaty between Italy and Russia enters into force – details
Jul 29, 2012
Protocol to treaty between Cyprus and Russia enters into force
Jul 25, 2012
Treaty between Russia and Chile enters into force
Apr 17, 2012
Protocol to treaty between Russia and Cyprus – details
Apr 17, 2012
Protocol to treaty between Luxembourg and Russia – details
Dec 22, 2011
Treaty between Russia and the Netherlands – Russia clarifies applicability of reduced 5% withholding tax on dividends
Nov 24, 2011
Transfer pricing – new rules adopted
Sep 15, 2011
Transfer pricing – new draft law released
Jun 21, 2011
Ministry of Finance: exemption of capital gains from alienation of shares in Russian companies clarified
Mar 30, 2011
Carry forward of losses amended
Mar 14, 2011
Capital gains from alienation of shares in Russian companies exempt
Feb 28, 2011
Ministry of Finance: debt-to-equity ratio for thin capitalization – timing clarified
Oct 26, 2010
Treaty between Russia and Germany: Russia clarifies interaction of thin capitalization rules with treaty
Oct 26, 2010
Treaty between Russia and Cyprus – Russia clarifies "directly invested" for purposes of application of lower withholding tax rates on dividends
Apr 26, 2010
Treaty between Russia and United Kingdom – Gibraltar outside scope
Apr 26, 2010
Treaty between Russia and Saudi Arabia enters into force
Apr 26, 2010
New rules on participation exemption enacted
Mar 05, 2010
New rules on participation exemption enacted
Feb 19, 2010
Ministry of Finance clarifies application of participation exemption of dividends received by Russian companies
Dec 21, 2009
Regions with lowest corporate income tax rate
Dec 21, 2009
Protocol to treaty between Germany and Russia enters into force
Oct 11, 2009
Ministry of Finance proposals to increase tax penalties
Sep 16, 2009
Protocol to treaty between Russia and Italy signed
Jul 16, 2009
Treaty between Russia and Saudi Arabia – details
Jul 16, 2009
Treaty between Russia and Saudi Arabia approved
Jul 16, 2009
Treaty between Russia and Venezuela enters into force
Jul 16, 2009
Protocol to treaty between Czech Republic and Russia enters into force
Jun 07, 2009
Treaty between Russia and Brazil enters into force
Jun 07, 2009
Amending protocol to treaty between Russia and Cyprus initialled
May 13, 2009
Protocol to treaty between Russia and Czech Republic approved by upper chamber of Russian parliament
May 13, 2009
Treaty between Russia and Thailand enters into force
Apr 10, 2009
Treaty between Russia and Brazil ratified
Feb 22, 2009
Protocol to treaty between Russia and Germany ratified
Feb 22, 2009
Treaty between Russia and Thailand ratified
Feb 22, 2009
Treaty between Russia and Venezuela ratified
Feb 22, 2009
Treaty between Singapore and Russia – details
Feb 22, 2009
Protocol to treaty between Russia and Germany ratified by Russian State Duma
Jan 23, 2009
Treaty between Russia and Singapore approved by lower chamber of Russian parliament
Jan 23, 2009
Treaty between Russia and Thailand approved by lower chamber of Russian parliament
Jan 23, 2009
Treaty between India and Russia – Indian decision on whether purchase of test aircraft engines is contract for sale or technical services
Dec 24, 2008
Treaty between Mexico and Russia enters into force
Dec 24, 2008
Treaty between Chile and Russia approved by Chilean Congress
Oct 07, 2008
Treaty between Russia and Cyprus – Russia clarifies terms of application of lower withholding tax rates on dividends
Aug 30, 2008
Treaty between Russia and Germany – Russia clarifies terms of application of lower withholding tax rates on dividends
Aug 30, 2008
Amendments to Tax Code signed by President
Aug 11, 2008
Treaty between Russia and China (People's Rep.) – Russia clarifies application
Aug 11, 2008
Ministry of Finance clarifies exemption from withholding tax on dividends
Jun 21, 2008
Ministry of Finance clarifies taxation of dividends paid to resident companies
May 14, 2008
Ministry of Finance clarifies issues on corporate income and simplified taxes
Apr 15, 2008
Draft bill on group taxation
Apr 15, 2008
Protocol to treaty between Czech Republic and Russia ratified
Apr 15, 2008
Treaty between Russia and Greece enters into force
Apr 15, 2008
Treaty between Russia and Mexico ratified
Apr 15, 2008
Treaty between Russia and Mexico ratified
Mar 16, 2008
Treaty between Brazil and Russia approved
Feb 08, 2008
Treaty between Russia and Mexico ratified
Feb 08, 2008
Opinion of Russian Supreme Arbitral Court on application of Russia-Turkey tax treaty
Feb 08, 2008
Treaty between Russia and United States – Russian Ministry of Finance clarifies application of treaty re deduction of certain expenses incurred for purposes of PE
Feb 08, 2008
Ministry of Finance clarifies rules for withholding tax exemption for certain dividends
Jan 16, 2008
Treaty between Russia and Greece ratified
Dec 03, 2007
Treaty between Russia and United Kingdom – Russian Ministry of Finance clarifies application of treaty provisions re deduction of expenses incurred for purposes of PE located in Russia
Dec 03, 2007
Ministry of Finance clarifies rules for thin capitalization application in domestic loan arrangements
Nov 04, 2007
Supreme Arbitral Court clarifies conditions for deduction of certain expenses
Oct 01, 2007
Tax audit procedures clarified
Sep 02, 2007
Transfer pricing rules to be amended – details
Sep 02, 2007
ECJ: Swedish legislation on dividend tax relief in relations with third countries is compatible with EC law – details
Jul 02, 2007
Constitutional Court clarifies tax audit procedures
Jun 18, 2007
Protocol to treaty between Czech Republic and Russia – details
Jun 18, 2007
Exemption of dividends approved in second reading
May 28, 2007
Bill introducing new tax incentives for innovation
May 28, 2007
Protocol to treaty between Czech Republic and Russia to be signed
May 28, 2007
Ministry of Finance clarification on application of thin capitalization rules in the context of tax treaties
May 28, 2007
Treaty between Argentina and Russia ratified
Mar 24, 2007
Clarification regarding tax treatment of transfer of capital between parent legal entity and its subsidiary issued
Feb 24, 2007
Plans to reform transfer pricing legislation announced
Feb 24, 2007
Supreme Commercial Court issues guideline on deciding cases involving tax avoidance and tax evasion
Dec 17, 2006
State Duma passed Bill amending taxation of dividends
Nov 12, 2006
Protocol to treaty between Czech Republic and Russia initialled
Oct 14, 2006
Russian Ministry of Finance clarifies provisions of a tax treaty between Russia and Austria
Oct 14, 2006
Private ruling on beneficial ownership in tax treaties issued
Sep 12, 2006
Treaty negotiations between Saudi Arabia and Russia
Apr 09, 2006
Law No. 58-FZ of 6 June 2005 amending the corporate income tax section of the Tax Code was published in the Official Gazette of 14 June 2005. From 2007, a full offset of previous losses against profits will be introduced (currently, a 30% per year limitation applies and a 50% limitation is established for 2006);
Aug 03, 2005