In the current issue of Tax & Legal News we would like to draw your attention to the following highlights:
7 frequently asked questions in connection with measures in the area of employment and labor law
The Slovak government regularly adopts measures in the area of employment and labor law with the aim to mitigate negative impacts of the extraordinary situation caused by COVID-19. Please find below seven most frequently asked questions that our clients address to us in this regard.
Coronacrisis raises tax and social security issues with cross-border employment
OECD, European Commission as well as respective states continuously provide new information how to deal with tax and social security issues arising due to COVID-19 restrictions. A common attitude is that temporary changes due to the pandemic situation should not lead to significant impacts in tax and social security obligations. However, many questions remain open.
EU: Customs duties and VAT waived, imported medical equipment (COVID-19)
The European Commission approved temporarily waive of customs duties and VAT on the import of masks and protective equipment, testing kits and medical devices such as ventilators from the third countries.