Purchasing link in a group of companies: is it necessary?
At a time when it was impossible to be 100% sure that suppliers were honest, that they would fulfill their tax obligations and not “disappear” by the time of the…

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We include employees in co-owners - how not to harm yourself?
Sooner or later, any business is faced with the need to change its operational manager. The founding owners eventually move away from solving current issues, giving way to hired, young…

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Personal business. Step two: choose a tax system
At the stage of state registration of business, or after its completion, each novice entrepreneur will have to face the need to choose a taxation system - DOS, STS, UTII…

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Contribution to property has become repayable. Will he become an alternative to a loan in a group of companies

Making a choice in favor of one or another reason for tax-free cash flow in a group of companies, the possibility of their return without taxes is often a key criterion. If we add to this the efficiency of processing, we get the expected result – loans are the most popular tool for the flow of money.

The closest alternative to a loan – a contribution to property without increasing the authorized capital – has long been virtually irretrievable. The return on investments was possible only in the form of dividends or upon sale of a share in the business, with appropriate taxation.

Since the beginning of 2019, the situation has changed – the participant has the opportunity to return previously made contributions to the property of a subsidiary without additional taxation. Continue reading

Royalty payments in a group of companies – to whom and how much

Imagine a common situation: a trademark is registered in the ownership of one company or individual entrepreneur, and another uses it. In other words, it is necessary to formalize the use of a trademark in operating activities. The question arises – how to do this and what risks there are in solving this problem.

Who can pay for what, so that royalties are rightfully taken into account in expenses
Payment for the use of intellectual property (royalties) is a common phenomenon. Continue reading

What debts are not written off in the bankruptcy of an individual

We hope that today business owners have no illusions that they are liable for the obligations of their company only to the extent of their contribution to its authorized capital. This has long been wrong. In confirmation – our Guide to subsidiary liability of owners and business leaders. Similarly, personal bankruptcy of an individual will not allow you to get rid of all debts. Including subsidiary.

Indeed, as a general rule, after settlements with creditors are completed, a citizen recognized as bankrupt is exempted from further execution of claims. Continue reading

"Wallet of the main staff"
Where, nevertheless, is the critical boundary of wage costs, which is not recommended to be crossed over? If you do not have a ready answer, do not be discouraged, for…

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First steps to own business: instruction
What do you need to start your own business? Successful business idea, certain investments and desire to work. But that's not all. There are several important legal points that you…

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Russian offshore myths
What you need to know about offshore in order to protect your assets and increase them: we reveal the myths of offshore legislation and recommend what needs to be done…

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Royalty payments in a group of companies - to whom and how much
Imagine a common situation: a trademark is registered in the ownership of one company or individual entrepreneur, and another uses it. In other words, it is necessary to formalize the…

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