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Адвокати (інваліди, мобілізовані тощо) звільняються від сплати внесків

Disabled attorneys (I and II groups of disabled), attorneys which participated in Afghan war and attorneys who have been mobilized for military service or those who in connection with the anti-terrorist operation were forced to leave their place of residence are exempted from annual contributions to Attorneys' Council. Attorneys have the right to be exempted from such fees…

Innovations in tax law of Ukraine

Some legislative innovations in tax law  from September 2015: - tangible assets will be fixed assets if their value exceeds 6000 UAH (previously 2500 UAH); - in a case when tax declaration is sent by post, it must be sent no later than 5 days (previously 10 days) before the…

Changes in public architectural control

From September 1 there are some changes to legislative norms defining the powers of public authorities in public architectural control. The process of decentralization has started. Till now some powers of State Architectural-Construction Inspection of Ukraine will be delegated to structural departments of Kyiv and Sevastopol city state administrations, executive…

Online access to information on trademark applications

State Intellectual Property Service of Ukraine has opened online access to information on trademark applications on its official website. Actual information on the application can be searched in the part Interactive DB "Applications for trademarks for goods and services accepted for examination» http://base.uipv.org/searchBUL/search.php?dbname=apptmc. This legislative innovation is consistent with the principles…

Redusing working time for pregnant women

The bill number 2523a has been registered in Ukrainian Parliament.  This bill provides changes regarding to working time of pregnant women and women who have children under three years. Deputy Serhiy Mishchenko offered to reduce  working hours for these women. Working time for them must be not more than 36…

Changes to the procedure of approving construction documentation

On August 26 the Government amended the existing procedure of approving construction projects. From now on construction projects must be approved within three months from receiving the expert report on the analysis of construction documentation. Till now construction projects, which were constructed with using budget costs, money of state or…

When the court decision will come into force?

Government Court Administration has defined the terms in which the heads of the local and appeal courts of general jurisdiction have to send data on the effective execution of the judgment in the Unified State Register of judgments. First term expires on 1 September. Thus, according to the order of…

Tax on depositі decrease to 5%

Reduce tax rates on bank deposits and  in the same time increase revenue from income from marketable securities was offered in the Parliament. The government argued that such  decision must restore confidence in deposits in Ukrainian banks. However, experts say that innovations will reduce the profitability of the stock market.…

NBU simplifies access for the Paypal to Ukraine market

Simplified procedure for acquiring financial institutions license to transfer money in the national currency and authorization procedure for international settlement owners of registered foreigners by reducing the list of documents that should be provided by those parties to the main regulator of the banking system and the procedure for their…