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
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
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