World news
21 May 2021

Digital tax within the EU

Taxation of the digital economy is listed as one of the priorities of the European Commission. The target is to secure just and efficient taxation of incomes of all companies operating in the EU, whereas the European Commission already stated in…

Zuzana Blažejová

World news
29 April 2021

EU Discussions on European Financial Transaction Tax

Taxation of the financial sector has long been one of the most controversial topics in European tax policy. Portugal, as the current presidency, is trying to reopen in the Council the debate on the proposal for a Financial Transaction Tax at the EU…

Marianna Dávidová,

Soňa Vojteková

Legal
29 April 2021

Kurzarbeit has passed the first reading

On 24 February 2021, the Government of the Slovak Republic approved a bill that addresses the introduction of a permanent regime of abbreviated work, the so-called kurzarbeit.

Milina Schifferdeckerová,

Daniela Guzmová

In brief
29 April 2021

Slovak Financial Administration has introduced a new electronic tool

On 15 April 2021 the Slovak Financial Administration made available on its website an online free tool for improving the tax discipline. The service so-called „saldokonto“ enables taxpayers to enter into the system and obtain the current status of…

Marianna Dávidová,

Soňa Vojteková

Legal
25 March 2021

Financial Aid to Maintain Jobs has been increased

From February 2021, the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Family of the Slovak Republic ("MLSAF SR") through the Anti-Pandemic Package First Aid ++, increased aid to maintain jobs, extended the range of applicants for aid and…

Milina Schifferdeckerová,

Tobiáš Bulla

Taxes
24 March 2021

How Brexit impacts VAT refund?

Deadline for filing of the application for 2020 VAT refund from the United Kingdom elapses 31 March 2021.

Zuzana Šidlová

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