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23
Feb

At the end of January 2015, the Law “On Amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine and Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine on Tax Reform” entered into force and introduced significant tax reforms into Ukrainian legislation. The main points of the tax reform are briefly summarized below: The number of taxes has decreased from twenty-two to nine. Though, some taxes were ...

20
Feb

On January 17, 2015, the Ukrainian law concerning tax amnesty entered into force. The new law entitled, “On Amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine Regarding Features of Specification of the Corporate Income Tax and Value Added Tax Liabilities in Case of Application of the Tax Compromise,” is the first time in Ukrainian history that the country has offered legal ...

18
Feb

Amendments to Article 41 of the Law of Ukraine “On Joint Stock Companies” were adopted by the Parliament of Ukraine on January 13, 2015 and have been in force since January 30, 2015. The new law has changed rules specifying the make-up of a quorum of the general meeting of joint stock companies in Ukraine. The newly adopted changes state that ...

03
Jul

New tax amendments with respect to taxation of passive income of individuals are in effect since 1 July 2014 in Ukraine. The Law No.1166-VII “On prevention the financial catastrophe and creation preconditions for economic growth in Ukraine” was adopted on 27 March 2014 by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine introducing new legal regulations into the Ukrainian Tax Code. Most importantly, a ...

09
Okt

The third Kiev Arbitration Days (KAD) will take place in Kiev, Ukraine, on 14 and 15 November 2013 under the auspices of the Ukrainian Bar Association. The KAD were first launched in November 2011. After a very successful start, the conference has firmly established itself on the international arbitration conference calendar. The third conference will take place on 14 – 15 November 2013. ...

17
Sep

The second Kiev Arbitration Days will take place in Kiev, Ukraine, on 15 and 16 November 2012 under the auspices of the Ukrainian Bar Association. The Kiev Arbitration Days were first launched by the Ukrainian Bar Association in November 2011. About 130 experts from 15 different countries attended the first such international arbitration conference inUkraine. SPECHT BÖHM partner Erhard Böhm acted ...

30
Nov

Alpha Projektholding GmbH, represented by Specht Rechtsanwalt GmbH, wins International Centre on Settlement of Investment Dispute (ICSID) case against Ukraine. In the case Alpha Projektholding GmbH v Ukraine (ICSID Case No ARB/07/16), Specht Rechtsanwalt GmbH client, Alpha Projektholding claimed losses incurred in relation to an investment in Ukraine. The case marks the first ICSID ruling recognizing expropriation under a 1996 agreement ...