Valters Gencs http://www.gencs.lt/ Zvērināta advokāta Valtera Genca birojs lt http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 20 Tevale RSS generator Free Economic Zones in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3915 Thu, 11 Jul 2019 09:51:25 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3915 Free economic zones in Lithuania offer everything you need to ramp up your productivity and boost your business growth: from Do business, work and travel in Lithuania and European Union http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3909 Tue, 30 Apr 2019 14:29:53 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3909 There are several easy ways to acquire a residence permit in Lithuania and be able to live and travel in Lithuania Tax Card 2019 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3897 Thu, 24 Jan 2019 11:12:50 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3897 Personal Income Tax (PIT) PIT rate: 20% and 27%. 20% rate applies to all labour derived income not exceeding 120 Average Monthly Amendments to Latvian social security http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3891 Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:52:53 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3891 Effective 1st January 2019, the threshold for the social security contributions in Latvia will be increased from EUR 55,000 to EUR Immigration to Lithuania and European Union http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3879 Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:41:58 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3879 Most common ways an alien may get a residence permit in Lithuania and be able to live and travel in Kreditorinių reikalavimų prieš JSC „ABLV Bank“ Latvijoje įsigijimas http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3876 Tue, 09 Oct 2018 13:34:34 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3876 Mūsų advokatų kontora kliento vardu perką kreditorinius reikalavimus JSC „ABLV Bank“ Latvijoje. Mes informuojame, kad mūsų klientas turi didelę patirtį Purchase of claims against JSC “ABLV Bank” in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3871 Fri, 05 Oct 2018 13:02:26 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3871 Our Law Firm on behalf of our client purchases creditor`s claims against JSC “ABLV Bank” in Latvia. We hereby inform, that Immigration and working in European Union http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3865 Thu, 27 Sep 2018 16:48:43 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3865 The rules have become unified in the EU following the implementation of the Intra-Corporate Transfer Directive (ICT) 2014/66/EU. The ICT Money confiscation in Latvia (II) http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3853 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:34:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3853 Our Law Firm Attorneys provide legal assistance to persons in anti-money laundering matters.   One of the key issues in the prevention Money confiscation in Latvia (I) http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3847 Tue, 07 Aug 2018 16:34:23 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3847 Our Law Firm Attorneys provide legal assistance to persons in anti-money laundering matters.   One of the key issues in the prevention Immigration to Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia-presentation in American Immigration Lawyers Association national conference in SAN FRANCISCO http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3841 Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:09:58 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3841 Our managing partner Valters Gencs gave a presentation on immigration to Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia in the GMS – AILA Mining Cryptocurrency in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3829 Tue, 29 May 2018 12:39:24 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3829 One way to gather cryptocurrency is to mine it, which is actually quite a describing term for it. There are Assessment of the ICO in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3817 Tue, 08 May 2018 16:11:50 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3817 Because there are no clear law directly concerning cryptocurrency, a preliminary assessment of the tokens would be helpful. Especially if Obtaining Electronic Money Institution licence in Lithuania: key requirements http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3811 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:28:56 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3811 EMI licence fee Prior to applying for an EMI licence it is necessary to pay into the account of the State Obtaining Payment Institution licence in Lithuania: key requirements http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3805 Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:12:37 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3805 PI licence fee Prior to applying for a payment institution licence in Lithuania, it is necessary to pay into the account Obtaining Electronic Money Institution licence in Lithuania: documents and compulsory bodies http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3799 Fri, 13 Apr 2018 16:00:48 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3799 Documents and information to be submitted to the Bank of Lithuania In order to be granted an electronic money licence, a Electronic Money Institution in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3793 Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:34:43 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3793 The authorization process of Electronic Money Institution (EMI) licence is conducted by the Bank of Lithuania. There is a specific Immigration law in Latvia: options to obtain a temporary residence permit http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3787 Thu, 05 Apr 2018 11:33:55 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3787 There are several possibilities how one can obtain a temporary residence permit in Latvia. Immigration law in Latvia also determines Initial coin offering (ICO) in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3781 Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:51:33 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3781 What about establishing a cryptocurrency in Estonia? Cryptocurrencies in Estonia are becoming more popular. Most new cryptocurrencies are initiated with an Startup visa/residence permit in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3775 Wed, 21 Mar 2018 17:22:11 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3775 A development of a startup in Estonia is the governmental program for attracting people all over the world to create Restricted countries for cross-border transactions in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3769 Thu, 15 Mar 2018 18:27:17 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3769 One of the important activities that banks conduct is the clarification of the origins of the funds and compliance with Financial corruption in Latvian ABLV bank http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3763 Thu, 01 Mar 2018 17:01:41 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3763 ABLV Bank has come under intense scrutiny in Latvia in the past weeks, leading to its liquidation. The bank itself Deposit Guarantee Fund of Latvia to reimburse deposit funds in case of bank’s liquidation http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3757 Tue, 27 Feb 2018 14:02:45 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3757 Liquidation of ABLV Bank in Latvia               The ECB decided to terminate the activity of ABLV Bank in Latvia as a Latvian ABLV Bank: recent news http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3751 Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:37:00 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3751 Some days ago all transfer procedures regarding clients’ payments and bank activities of ABLV Bank in Latvia were frozen by Troubles with ABLV Bank in Latvia: help of a lawyer http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3744 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:06:02 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3744 You have a bank account in ABLV Bank in Latvia and you worry about the last news regarding the confidence Proof of the genuine use of the EU trade mark in the opposition in the EU http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3738 Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:48:43 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3738 For the protection of the trade mark for the goods/services, the first owner should provide evidence of the genuine actual Benefits of getting Estonian e-residency http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3730 Fri, 02 Feb 2018 11:17:44 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3730 Since 2014, Estonia revealed to aliens the opportunity to become Estonian e-Residents.   Estonian e-residency is available to anyone around the world Opposition proceedings in regards to a registered European Trademark. A General Court case analysis. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3722 Tue, 30 Jan 2018 11:47:10 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3722 A brief description of the case General Court (the Court) granted a judgement on the opposition to the registration of an Public procurements in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3716 Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:19:31 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3716 From June 2017, when the new Public procurement law in Lithuania came into force, there were established new requirements for Black listed countries in Latvia in 2018 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3710 Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:04:47 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3710 In the meeting of State Secretaries was presented the draft Regulation regarding low tax or tax-free countries and territories. From January Employment agreements in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3704 Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:15:55 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3704 The new Lithuanian Labor Code fixed wide range of employment agreements in Lithuania, which makes employment relations very convenient both Extradition of a person in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3697 Wed, 25 Oct 2017 12:22:02 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3697 Our Law Firm Attorneys provide legal assistance to persons in extradition matters.   A person who is located in the territory of Company registration in Latvia: legal address http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3690 Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:04:43 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3690 Recently Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Latvia has proposed new amendments to the Commercial law of Latvia with Company obligations in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3684 Mon, 09 Oct 2017 17:25:33 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3684 Companies are obligated to inform the tax administration about any loans granted to the shareholders. According to the provisions of Changes on usage of special benefits for vehicles in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3678 Thu, 05 Oct 2017 16:03:15 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3678 From 1 August 2017, the Act amending the Income Tax Act and related other Acts entered into force, which amended The ultimate beneficial owners of the company in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3672 Tue, 03 Oct 2017 16:36:05 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3672 Companies in Estonia shall be obliged to report to the commercial register about the ultimate beneficial owners of the company. European Union Trademark vs Free Movement of Goods http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3666 Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:33:22 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3666 In what extent a European Union trademark protection can affect the fundamental principle of free movement of goods in EU? EU Trademarks – comparing among their diversity http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3660 Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:33:01 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3660 Registration of national trademark is an administrative procedure, different than EU trademark registration, because it is initiated by the holder Personal income tax and social contribution in Latvia 2017 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3653 Thu, 10 Aug 2017 17:40:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3653 Personal income tax and social contribution in Latvia 2017 Choosing a place of temporary or permanent residence can be based on VAT registration Thresholds on Reporting Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3647 Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:55:41 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3647 Commencement of activity is assumed to be the start of regular economic activities of a natural or legal person in European Union Trademark Regulation – upcoming amendments http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3641 Fri, 04 Aug 2017 17:06:06 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3641 The current conditions and rules, regulating the procedures of EUTM Registration will be subjects to the amendments. On 23th of European Union Trademark – Appeal Proceedings http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3635 Wed, 02 Aug 2017 16:47:39 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3635 On 26th of July 2017, The Board of Appeal issued decision regarding EUTM appeal proceedings between Distribuidora Latinoandina S.L., headquartered Corporate income and micro-company tax changes in Latvia 2017 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3629 Mon, 31 Jul 2017 10:42:44 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3629 Corporate income and micro-company tax changes in Latvia 2017 When considering establishing a company, making profit, employing workers, and other activities VAT registration Thresholds on Reporting Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3623 Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:52:21 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3623 In Lithunia commencement of activity is assumed when foreign natural or legal persons carry out any kind of economic activities European Trademark - all the more necessary http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3617 Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:46:21 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3617 Modern economic conditions require a new approach to the market environment and the objective protection of the products offered and European Trademarks – consolidation through the concept of Seniority http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3611 Mon, 24 Jul 2017 14:54:27 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3611 If an applicant has already registered his earlier national trademark and as well intend to register EU Trademark after all, EU Trade Mark – Opposition proceeding http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3605 Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:28:24 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3605 On 27th of November 2014, the Spanish applicant VIDAL GOLOSINAS, S.A. sought to register an EUTM for goods and services VAT registration Thresholds on Reporting in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3599 Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:22:52 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3599 Commencement of activity is assumed to be the start of regular economic activities of a natural or legal person in EU Trade Mark - Appeal against refusal for registration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3593 Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:28:39 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3593 On 27th of July 2015, an applicant sought to register EU trade mark with the following figurative elements: oval shape, Violation of work remuneration provisions is subject to criminal liability http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3587 Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:48:49 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3587 Violation of work remuneration provisions is subject to criminal liability   The Legal Committee of the Parliament of Latvia (Saeima) concluded its European Trademark Registration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3581 Mon, 17 Jul 2017 13:22:35 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3581 In 2008, the company Future Enterprises, of Singapore, applied for European trademark registration of the MACCOFFEE for foodstuffs and beverages, European Union Trademark Registration – Opposition proceeding "Elena" v "Elena Sivoldaeva" http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3575 Fri, 14 Jul 2017 16:52:08 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3575 After the application for EUTM registration is filled, the opponent could oppose by opposition against the contested good and services. Violation of work remuneration provisions in Estonia is subject to criminal liability http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3569 Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:16:20 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3569 The Parliament of Estonia (Riigikogu) on July 12, 2014 concluded its work on the amendments to the Criminal Law, providing Trademark Registration in EU, "PACHA" vs "Pink Cherry" http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3563 Wed, 12 Jul 2017 11:07:36 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3563 On 25th of January 2017, the opposition division of the EUIPO took a decision regarding opposition on behalf of the Violation of work remuneration provisions in Lithuania is a subject to administrative liability http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3557 Tue, 11 Jul 2017 14:10:02 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3557 Violation of work remuneration provisions in Lithuania is a subject to administrative liability     The Parliament of Lithuania (Seimas) on June EU trademark registration - Request for Revocation http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3551 Mon, 10 Jul 2017 10:50:56 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3551 On 20.01.2017, the Cancellation Division of the EUIPO issued a decision regarding application for cancellation of a Trademark registered in European Union Trade Mark – absolute grounds for registrability http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3545 Fri, 07 Jul 2017 11:31:55 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3545 On 24th of March, 2016, a EUTM application was filled in order to protect the mark "AUTHENTIC", which basically belongs Brexit – what does it mean for IP enforcement? http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3539 Mon, 03 Jul 2017 11:54:24 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3539 After Brexit becomes a reality the UK will loose its EU trade mark (EUTM) and community design courts. Since the Expatriate Tax Planning in the Baltics http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3533 Wed, 14 Jun 2017 10:22:00 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3533 Expatriate Tax Planning in the Baltics The International Tax Specialist Group (ITSG) is a network of skilled tax specialists. Each ITSG Options in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3527 Thu, 08 Jun 2017 10:42:58 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3527 Option is defined as a financial derivative that represents a contract sold by one party (the option writer) to another Opposition against European trademark application and rejection of EU trademark registration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3521 Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:24:13 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3521 When it comes to registration of a trademark in Europe, the relevant procedure is held by the European Union Intellectual European Union Trademark Registration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3515 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:36:28 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3515   The European Union trademark registration gives exclusive rights in all current and future countries - members of the European Union Opposition against European Union Trademark registration application: “Soft Walk” vs “SOFTWALK” http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3509 Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:19:46 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3509 On 4th of January 2017, the Opposition Division of the EU Intellectual Property Office issued a decision regarding opposition against Opposition against application of a trademark registration in Europe http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3503 Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:59:09 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3503 On 19th of December 2016, the Opposition Division issued a decision regarding opposition against application of an EU trademark. The EU trademark registration: grounds for revocation of a mark in its eternity http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3497 Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:16:41 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3497 According to the European Union Trademark Regulation (EUTMR) the owner of a registered EU trademark is entitled to several rights Requirement of proof of use in case of opposition against trademark registration in the European Union http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3491 Wed, 15 Mar 2017 10:27:47 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3491 Under European Union trademark implementing regulation (EUTMIR) there is a requirement for the trademark use, which determines that the EU European trademark registration: likelihood of confusion between EU trademarks http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3485 Mon, 13 Mar 2017 12:57:40 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3485 European trademark registration    Recently Opposition Division of European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) rejected and EU trademark due to the likelihood Importance of the new regulation with regard to EU Trademark registration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3479 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 16:10:41 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3479 On 23 March 2016 Regulation (EU) No 2015/2424 of the European Parliament and the Council regarding the EU trade marks Expatriate Tax planning 2017 in the Baltics http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3473 Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:19:06 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3473 You are cordially invited to the 10th Business seminar on “Expatriate Tax planning 2017 in the Baltics“ in cooperation with Opposition against European trademark registration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3467 Mon, 06 Mar 2017 18:11:31 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3467 On 12th of December 2016, the Opposition Division as part of the European Union Intellectual Property office, has issued a Recent decision regarding the Objection of Trademarks in the European Union. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3461 Wed, 01 Mar 2017 17:46:33 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3461                 On 10 November 2016, The Court of Justice of The European Union European Union trademark (EUTM) registration: Declaring invalid an EU trademark http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3455 Mon, 27 Feb 2017 09:49:33 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3455 Recently the final decision was made by the General Court of European Union regarding European Union trademark (EUTM) registration after Registration of trademarks in the European Union: evaluating similarities and differences between EU trademarks http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3449 Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:33:14 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3449 Opposition Division of the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) as well as the Board of Appeal in the appeal Trademark registration in the European Union: criteria for EU trademark registration and possibility of rejection http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3443 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:47:24 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3443 Board of Appeal of the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) recently made a decision concerning the criteria for trademark Registration of trademarks in the European Union (EU) - MARQUES vision http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3437 Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:09:10 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3437 MARQUES is an Association, which helps the brand owners with registration of trademarks in the European Union (EU) and worldwide. Relative grounds for refusal of European Union trade mark registration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3431 Mon, 06 Feb 2017 15:29:37 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3431 Recently the General Court (European Union) made a decision regarding the relative grounds for refusal of European Union trade mark Trademarks registration in European Union (EU) – ECTA perspective http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3425 Thu, 02 Feb 2017 13:52:03 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3425   ECTA (European Communities Trade Mark Association) founded in 1934. ECTA assist trademark professionals with trademark registrations in European Union (EU) with Trademarks registration in European Union (EU) – ECTA perspective http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3419 Tue, 31 Jan 2017 15:19:22 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3419 ECTA (European Communities Trade Mark Association) was formed in 1980. The task of ECTA (European Communities Trade Mark Association) (http://www.ecta.org ) Trademarks in European Union EUIPO – CITMA view on practice developments http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3413 Thu, 26 Jan 2017 12:43:33 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3413  CITMA Founded in 1934, chartered in 2016, The Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA) (https://www.citma.org.uk/home ) is a professional Trademarks in European Union EUIPO – CITMA view on development http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3407 Wed, 25 Jan 2017 13:11:49 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3407   Founded in 1934, chartered in 2016, The Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA) is a professional membership organisation with New guidelines for examination of EU Trademarks and Registered Community Designs http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3401 Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:31:48 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3401 On 12 December 2016, the Executive Director of the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) signed the Decision adopting the Tax Up-date in Estonia starting from 01.01.2017 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3395 Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:32:03 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3395 Value Added Tax VAT is 20%. VAT is 9% in case of: books and workbooks used as learning materials; medicinal products, contraceptive preparations, sanitary Importance of the new EU Trade Marks regulation http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3389 Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:01:26 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3389 On 23 March 2016 Regulation (EU) No 2015/2424 of the European Parliament and the Council regarding the EU trade marks Tax update for 2017 in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3383 Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:35:30 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3383 The government has made certain changes to some of the tax rates for Estonia in 2017. At the same time, European Communities Trade Mark Association http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3377 Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:04:42 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3377 The so-called (ECTA) by itself is an association, dealing mainly with the trademarks in the EU and all related aspects. Revocation of EU Trade Mark, Hyphen GmbH v EUIPO and Skylotec GmbH http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3371 Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:47:05 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3371 On 13th of September 2016 the Second Chamber of the General Court issued a judgement regarding revocation proceedings of an New Nice Classification of Goods and Services regarding international trade mark registration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3365 Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:37:49 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3365 The Nice Classification is a system used to classify goods and services for international trade mark registration. Under the Nice Bank of Lithuania answers in 10 days for financial technology (Fintech) license inquiries http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3359 Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:31:25 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3359 The program ‘Newcomer’ introduced by the Central Bank of Lithuania The Central Bank of Lithuania has made a promise to provide VAT invoices in Latvia in electronic form (e-invoices) http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3353 Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:44:11 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3353 The same like all EU member states, now it is permitted to use electronic VAT invoices in Latvia, if certain Changes in the Latvian immigration law http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3347 Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:43:50 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3347 From the January 1, 2017, the Republic of Latvia approved several proposals related to law on immigration in Latvia. The The SCC in Latvia and Gencs Valters Law Firm invite to the 10th seminar in Riga - “Expatriate Tax Planning http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3341 Wed, 04 Jan 2017 15:34:44 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3341 Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017 Time: 17:30 – 18.15 Venue: Valdemara Hotel, Conference room on 2nd floor   Convention for the avoidance of double taxation between Latvia and Cyprus http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3335 Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:33:46 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3335 A Convention, for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income, Double Taxation Agreement between Latvia and Honk Kong http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3329 Fri, 16 Dec 2016 14:59:34 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3329 Recently agreement was made between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the Honk Kong Special Как получить вид на жительство (ВНЖ) в Латвии? http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3323 Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:45:11 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3323 На сегодняшний день в связи с глобализацией и динамически развивающимися экономическими преобразованиями мы часто меняем свое место жительства. Прибалтика является Interview with a trainee from Bulgaria – Lenko Stoychev http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3317 Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:12:27 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3317 Mr. Stoychev, a very intelligent student with high sense of responsibility, has just started his internship in Gencs Valters Law Amendments made to the Immigration law in Latvia (Part 2) http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3311 Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:41:20 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3311 Following tradition Gencs Valters Law Firm will sponsor “Santa Lucia” concert organized by the Embassy of Sweden, featuring Inese Galante http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3305 Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:27:14 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3305 St. Lucia’s day is the Church feast day dedicated to St. Lucia and is observed on December 13. It is Amendments made to the Immigration law in Latvia (Part 1) http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3299 Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:53:16 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3299 There have been made amendments to the Immigration law in Latvia that come into force on July 1, 2016. Several European Union Trade Mark Registration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3293 Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:32:31 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3293 Recently the General Court, as a first instance of the European Court of Justice issued judgement regarding the trade mark A1 certificate for Estonians working abroad http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3287 Wed, 23 Nov 2016 15:06:45 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3287 What is an A1 certificate? A1 certificate is a certificate proving the payment of social contributions in Estonia. The certificate concerns Interview with a trainee from Finland - Juho Kivihuhta http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3281 Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:25:36 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3281 Since September Mr Kivihuhta, a hard working law student from Finland, is a trainee at Gencs Valters Law Firm office Открытие компаний в Латвии. (Часть 2.) http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3275 Tue, 22 Nov 2016 10:59:47 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3275 Если Вы желаете начать бизнес в Латвии, мы предлагаем Вашему вниманию краткую информацию о следующих возможностях открытия компаний в Латвии Baltic Taxes - Free Tax Planning Application http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3269 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 15:11:44 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3269 “Baltic Taxes” available on the Apple App Store and the Android Market Baltic Taxes is a tax planning and optimization application Baltic Taxes - Free Tax Planning Application http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3263 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 14:56:56 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3263 “Baltic Taxes” available on the Apple App Store and the Android Market!   Baltic Taxes is a tax planning and Открытие компаний в Латвии. (Часть 1.) http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3257 Wed, 16 Nov 2016 17:07:28 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3257 Если Вы желаете начать бизнес в Латвии, мы предлагаем Вашему вниманию краткую информацию о следующих возможностях открытия компаний в Латвии Как начать бизнес в Литве? Порядок открытия и виды компаний в Литве. (Часть 2.) http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3251 Wed, 09 Nov 2016 16:09:51 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3251 Если Вы планируете начать бизнес в Литве, мы предлагаем Вашему вниманию краткую информацию о следующих возможностях открытия компаний в Литве Как начать бизнес в Литве? Порядок открытия и виды компаний в Литве. (Часть 1.) http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3245 Wed, 09 Nov 2016 16:05:08 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3245 Если Вы планируете начать бизнес в Литве, мы предлагаем Вашему вниманию краткую информацию о следующих возможностях открытия компаний в Литве New Double Taxation Agreement in process http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3214 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:11:57 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3214 The Estonian Government approved in the end of September 2016 proposal on signing the Convention between the Government of the Opposition Division's of EUIPO rejection of the European Union trademark http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3184 Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:09:44 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3184 In recent decision of the Opposition Division of EUIPO it was decided to reject a European Union trademark in its Permanent establishment in Lithuania for tax purporses http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3178 Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:57:24 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3178  Lithuanian rules on Permanent Establishment stipulate requirements on a company acting through agent/representative, construction sites or using natural resources. Contradictions Special tax and corporate structure advantages in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3172 Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:30:18 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3172 Research and Development is highly encouraged in Lithuania as firms can deduct R&D expenditures 3 times. Moreover, 5% Corporate Income Declaration of invalidity of the EU trade mark http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3166 Mon, 12 Sep 2016 10:57:29 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3166 Recent decision of the Board of Appeal in the European Union Double citizenship in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3160 Thu, 08 Sep 2016 09:59:56 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3160 Reinstatement of citizenship in Lithuania Recently Lithuanian government has enacted a new amendment to the Law on Citizenship of Lithuania. A Interview with a trainee from Netherlands - Andzej Trusevic http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3154 Tue, 06 Sep 2016 15:23:54 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3154 During 2016 summer Mr Trusevic, a very keen law student from Netherlands, spent a month on a internship at Gencs Trademark search in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3148 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 11:39:30 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3148 One of the main reasons for trademark opposition in Estonia is identical or similar trademarks that have been registered earlier Trademark search in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3142 Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:31:08 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3142 Likelihood of confusion for trademarks in Lithuania is one of the main reasons for trademark disputes. This is due to Trademark search in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3136 Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:50:15 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3136 Often there are several disputes arising over the intellectual property rights due to the protection of trademarks, patents, designs and Tax benefits for foreign companies in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3130 Wed, 17 Aug 2016 12:49:34 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3130  Financial year in Latvia starts with registration of the company to Commercial register regardless the date and ends on December Company establishment in Sweden http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3111 Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:34:55 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3111 Latvian lawyer recognised in a book by Viesturs Tamužs http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3105 Fri, 05 Aug 2016 12:54:49 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3105   Viesturs Tamužs, successful businessman and a partner at Eco investor, in his book ‘Ķīmiķis ķemmē un saķemmē’ (author’s translation: Chemist Tax benefits for Polish in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3099 Thu, 04 Aug 2016 12:02:12 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3099 Interview with trainee: Finnish law student Sara Kuntola http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3091 Tue, 02 Aug 2016 13:49:51 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3091 At the summer of 2016 student from Finland (Lappeenranta) took part in internship in Gencs Valters Law firm. Intern took Založení společnosti v Litvě / Company incorporation in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3081 Fri, 15 Jul 2016 13:19:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3081 Nejběžnějsí formou společnosti vyskytující se v Lotyšsku je společnost s ručením omezeným.   Minimální základní kapitál k založení společnosti s ručením omezeným činí 2500 Provisions for receiving the residence permit in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3075 Wed, 13 Jul 2016 11:44:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3075 On July 1, 2016, amendments to the Immigration Law of the Republic of Latvia came into force, modifying the provisions Amendments have to be made to the Labour law in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3068 Tue, 12 Jul 2016 13:21:08 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3068 Directive 2014/67/EU on the enforcement of rules concerning the posting of workers came into force on June 18, 2016.   On June Interview with trainee: Georgian law student Nino Goshkheteliani http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3058 Thu, 07 Jul 2016 11:37:45 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3058 In spring 2016 student from Georgia (Kutaisi) took part in Gencs Valters Law firm's internship program. Intern took practical internship in Estonian Tadas Bulota joined our Law Firm in Vilnius office http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3041 Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:07:52 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/3041   Tadas Bulota has joined our Law firm from June 20. He has gained strong legal background at Chicago-Kent College of Law Buy or sell property in order to gain a residence permit in the Baltics http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2987 Thu, 26 May 2016 09:23:59 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2987 Buying property in the Baltics will qualify you for a residence permit in the country. For example purchase of a Gencs Valters Law Firm becomes a member of the International VAT Association http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2980 Thu, 19 May 2016 09:29:25 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2980   To expand the professional knowledge and experience about International taxation Gencs Valters Law Firm became a member of the International Incorporation and taxation of micro company in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2939 Thu, 21 Apr 2016 15:20:45 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2939 A micro company (MB) is a legal form of business that was introduced in Lithuania in 2012. MB is not Immigration and residency in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2872 Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:37:49 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2872  In order to obtain the right of temporary residence permit the Micro company tax in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2863 Fri, 05 Feb 2016 10:52:26 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2863  Micro company tax starting from January 1st, 2016 did not change and the tax of 9 % is applicable for Vehicle Operation Taxes and Company Car Taxes http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2855 Tue, 02 Feb 2016 14:19:39 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2855 From January 1st, 2016 the vehicle operation tax for vehicles with gross weight till 12 000 kg is increased more than Excise Taxes in Latvia in 2016 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2843 Wed, 27 Jan 2016 12:26:49 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2843 From January 1st, 2016 excise taxes for fuel has been increased. For example, excise tax for unleaded fuel increased from The authority of State Revenue service (SRS) is increased http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2825 Tue, 19 Jan 2016 13:53:41 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2825 The SRS has the power to determine taxable object that is decreased with taxes and fees on the basis of Real Estate Guide 2016: Real estate purchase in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2819 Mon, 18 Jan 2016 11:12:14 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2819 This article gives you an overview about the key requirements for purchasing or selling real estate in Estonia. This summary 27th MIPIM real estate market in Cannes, France http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2813 Fri, 15 Jan 2016 11:46:38 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2813 On March 15th, 2016 Gencs Valters together with Multilaw will take part in lawyers’ informal networking event during MIPIM at New amendments in the gambling taxes in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2761 Fri, 11 Dec 2015 13:37:21 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2761 The Saeima (Parliament) of the Republic of Latvia in the final reading accepted several amendments to the Gambling and Lottery Following tradition Valters Gencs Law Firm will sponsor Swedish “Santa Lucia” concert organized by the Swedish Embassy, featuring Inese Galante, http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2755 Tue, 01 Dec 2015 15:01:27 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2755 St. Lucia’s day is the Church feast day dedicated to St. Lucia and is observed on December 13. It is Bank account opening in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2712 Tue, 27 Oct 2015 12:23:56 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2712 In Latvia bank accounts are subject to bank scrutiny and some real business shall be present. However few Latvian banks The European Court of Justice renders the Safe Harbor Agreement invalid http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2686 Wed, 14 Oct 2015 17:31:23 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2686 What is Safe Harbor Agreement?   The EU Data Protection Directive provides that EU companies can transfer personal data to non-EEA countries List of Double Tax Treaties (DTT) Latvia has concluded http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2680 Tue, 13 Oct 2015 17:20:26 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2680 Please find below list of countries with which Latvia has concluded DTT.   Albania Armenia Austria Azerbaijan Belarus Belgium Bulgaria Canada China Czech Republic Croatia Denmark Estonia Finland Finland France Germany From 2016 merchants have to declare leasing and lending service payments and associated interest payments made by individuals http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2661 Mon, 05 Oct 2015 09:50:51 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2661 From 2016 leasing and credit service providers have to submit an informative declaration to the State Revenue Service about leasing The Court of Justice of the European Union clarifies the concept of “working time” http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2649 Tue, 15 Sep 2015 09:54:47 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2649   On 10 September 2015 the Court of Justice of the European Union (the CJEU) adopted a judgment in the Case As of 2016 merchants have to declare leasing and lending service payments and associated interest payments made by individuals http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2643 Mon, 14 Sep 2015 14:18:10 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2643   From 2016 leasing and credit service providers have to submit an informative declaration to the State Revenue Service about leasing Transferring of losses in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2637 Fri, 11 Sep 2015 11:36:54 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2637 The general rule is that operating losses may be carried forward indefinitely as long as the company continues the activities Invitation to the SelectUSA Roadshow in Tallinn on 21st of September 2015 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2625 Mon, 07 Sep 2015 15:20:23 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2625 Dear coorporation partners,     We are glad to invite you to the SelectUSA Roadshow in Tallinn on 21st of September 2015.   The Baltic States remain the most attractive for transferring your business http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2619 Fri, 04 Sep 2015 11:08:27 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2619 The new data on minimum wage across Europe published by Eurostat on July, 2015 proves that the Baltic States remain Firing The Employee in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2607 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:32:59 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2607 Hiring the employee in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2601 Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:13:47 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2601 Part fifth   Protection and Enforcement of Geographical Indications http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2595 Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:12:02 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2595 Geographical Indications (GI) are a parallel string besides trademarks to secure the customers trust in a certain product’s origin, protect Permanent establishment in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2588 Mon, 17 Aug 2015 10:09:16 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2588 While it is possible for foreign company to conduct business operations in Lithuania without establishing a legal person, it should be The Estonian Patent office has joined the pilot project of Global Patent Prosecution Highway (GPPH) http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2581 Fri, 07 Aug 2015 11:04:45 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2581 The aim of GPPH project is to enable faster and higher quality in patent examination within the patent offices that Hiring the employee in Estonia. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2575 Thu, 06 Aug 2015 09:47:26 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2575 Part fourth - Maintaining The Employment Relationship   Taking action against counterfeit goods in EU http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2569 Mon, 03 Aug 2015 10:45:31 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2569 Reverse VAT charge is also applicable for construction in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2562 Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:52:42 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2562 Following the amendments of the Law on VAT, reverse VAT charge shall also apply for construction works, even if customer The MOSS system will allow merchants to pay VAT more easily http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2544 Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:22:25 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2544 The MOSS system, otherwise referred to as mini one stop shop will allow merchants all over the EU to pay E-residency in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2536 Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:39:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2536 The Estonian pension system http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2528 Mon, 13 Jul 2015 17:52:27 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2528 The Estonian pension system has three pillars. First pillar is state pension, this means that the state pays the pension Repayment of Personal Income Tax and Other Benefits of Latvian Private Pension System The Pension System in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2521 Fri, 10 Jul 2015 09:34:54 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2521   Pubblicità comparativa in Europa http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2505 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 16:44:47 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2505 Oggigiorno il passaparola non viene più considerato un mezzo affidabile per informare i clienti dei prodotti di una società. La Relevant changes in the Estonian tax laws http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2499 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 15:56:02 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2499 On 21st of May the Government of Estonia approved several bills for changing the tax laws. Please see below short What to know about annual accounts in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2490 Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:35:30 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2490 Up-coming changes in submission of annual accounts in Estonia The Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Estonia has sent to The requirements of consolidate annual report in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2482 Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:30:30 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2482 Consolidated reporting is regulated by the Law on Consolidated Financial Statements of Enterprises. An entity having one or several subsidiary Minimum wage in Lithuania will increase from July 1, 2015 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2476 Mon, 29 Jun 2015 09:16:52 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2476 The government has approved the proposal submitted by the Ministry of Social Security and Labour to increase minimum wage following European Court of Human Rights judgment in the case of Delfi v. Estonia: online media is liable for offensive user http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2470 Fri, 19 Jun 2015 17:23:19 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2470 On 16 May 205 the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in the case of Delfi AS v. Estonia (application The new amendments in Latvia regarding micro company tax http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2463 Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:22:13 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2463 Starting from 13th May 2015 new amendments in micro company tax are in force.   Court of Justice of the EU’s judgment in the Google Spain case on the right to privacy and protection of http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2457 Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:02:04 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2457 Court of Justice of the EU’s judgment in the Google Spain case on the right to privacy and protection of Hiring the employee in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2449 Mon, 15 Jun 2015 12:49:42 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2449 Part three Scheda fiscale baltica 2015: i redditi di impresa in Lettonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2428 Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:26:52 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2428 Contribuenti Le tasse sul reddito d’impresa sono pagate da: Società nazionali e residenti; Non residenti; Uffici di rappresentanza permanente di non residenti che compiono OHIM launches the Enforcement database to help protect IP right holders http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2421 Wed, 10 Jun 2015 11:57:25 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2421 Protecting EU market from counterfeit products is a constant struggle. For this reason, new systems to protect intellectual property right Comparative advertising in Europe http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2413 Tue, 09 Jun 2015 09:59:19 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2413   Nowadays word-of-mouth is not considered a reliable way to inform customers about company’s production. Advertising is crucial in order to Hiring the employee in Estonia. Part two http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2407 Thu, 04 Jun 2015 09:49:57 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2407 E-recidency in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2401 Mon, 01 Jun 2015 16:43:59 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2401 E-residency in Estonia   What is e-Residency?   E-residency is a digital identity, which Estonia has created for foreigners. In 2014 Estonia became Patents in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia (Q&A) http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2395 Mon, 01 Jun 2015 10:33:02 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2395 Registering your invention seems like a long and complicated process. Taken into account the administrative burden and patenting costs, inventors Hiring the employee in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2387 Tue, 26 May 2015 09:16:48 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2387 The requirements of consolidate annual report in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2381 Thu, 21 May 2015 09:22:14 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2381   The Law on Consolidated Annual reports applies to commercial companies and co-operative societies registered in Latvia (hereinafter – the company) General Principles of employment in Estonia. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2375 Mon, 18 May 2015 09:56:12 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2375 Part one   Forums For Adjudicating Employment Disputes The Labour Holding regime in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2369 Thu, 14 May 2015 13:31:25 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2369 As of 1 January 2013 the holding regime has been introduced in Latvia. Such regime provides less tax burden In How to hire and fire employees in Latvia according to Labour Law: General principles and Hiring the Employee http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2357 Fri, 08 May 2015 11:25:20 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2357 General principles Baltic Tax Card 2015: Corporate income tax in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2345 Tue, 05 May 2015 11:15:59 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2345 Taxpayers Corporate income tax We are pleased to announce that our law firm is featured in “Chambers and Partners Europe Guide 2015” as leading http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2333 Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:04:03 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2333 "Chambers and Partners Europe Guide 2015" recommends the world’s best lawyers in 185 countries, including tax consultants and lawyers in Latvia. According Trademarks in Lithuania: likelihood of confusion and opposition http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2327 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:15:02 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2327 If you find out that a third party infringes your registered trademark, you can take legal actions to stop the Changes in the Aliens Act of Estonia in 2015 regarding temporary stay, residence and employment http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2321 Wed, 22 Apr 2015 15:38:39 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2321 As of 1st of April the Aliens Act that regulates the bases for the entry of foreigners into Estonia, their How to benefit from 5% corporate income tax in Lithuania? http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2314 Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:24:33 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2314 General corporate income tax rate in Lithuania is 15%. However, following the provisions of the Law on Corporate Income Tax, Real Estate Guide 2015: Purchasing real estate in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2308 Tue, 14 Apr 2015 14:16:55 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2308 This guide gives an overview introduction to the key requirements when buying or selling real estate in Estonia. This overview Our law firm in Latvia has been recommended as a TOP TIER firm in Tax by the Legal 500 EMEA http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2302 Fri, 10 Apr 2015 13:49:43 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2302     We are proud to announce that our firm has been recommended as a TOP TIER FIRM by the Legal 500.   Intellectual Property: Is it worth it to register a patent? http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2296 Thu, 09 Apr 2015 11:35:52 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2296 Registering your invention seems like a long and complicated process. Taken into account the administrative burden and patenting costs, inventors World’s largest privately-held real estate agency: Lithuania offers the best business conditions in the world http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2284 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:46:35 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2284 Earlier this month Lithuania has been rated as a country with the best business conditions globally for business process outsourcing World’s largest privately-held real estate agency: Lithuania offers the best business conditions in the world http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2290 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:46:35 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2290 Earlier this month Lithuania has been rated as a country with the best business conditions globally for business process outsourcing Our law firm celebrates 15 Year Anniversary http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2278 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:56:34 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2278 It makes us proud to announce that Gencs Valters Law Firm, a full service law firm in Latvia, Estonia and Baltic Tax Card 2015: Corporate income tax in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2272 Tue, 24 Mar 2015 14:57:11 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2272 Taxpayers Corporate income tax is paid by: domestic companies – residents; permanent establishments of non-residents that perform economic Release of the European Commission’s tax transparency package http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2266 Fri, 20 Mar 2015 14:13:25 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2266 Commission of European Union released 18 March 2015 new tax transparency package. The package is aimed to put down tax Baltic Tax Card 2015: Corporate income tax in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2260 Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:57:32 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2260 Taxpayers Corporate income tax is paid by: domestic companies – residents; non-residents; permanent represen Guide to obtain Latvian citizenship: Reinstatement, naturalization and special merits http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2248 Tue, 10 Mar 2015 16:47:44 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2248 According to the Law on Citizenship, there are three ways how person can become citizen of Republic of Latvia- ancestors Corporate income tax as a tool for competition between EU member states http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2242 Thu, 05 Mar 2015 10:31:36 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2242 Taking into account that there are different corporate tax rates in European Union member states, corporate income tax is used New issue of Gencs Valters Law Firm newsletter released: Tax rates, Competition, Litigation in Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2236 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:15:19 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2236     Gencs Valters Law Firm has released a newsletter for March 2015. It has been published for 6 years and Guide to reinstatement of Lithuanian citizenship http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2230 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:21:15 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2230 According to the Law on Citizenship, persons whose ancestors were citizens of Lithuania have a right to reinstate their citizenship. Amendments to Estonian Commercial Code: Simplified procedure for dissolution of a company http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2224 Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:02:39 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2224 From January 2015 Estonian Commercial Code was amended. The most significant change was new simplified procedure for dissolution of a Changes in the Estonian Corporate Law: Regulation concerning private limited companies simplified http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2218 Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:24:49 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2218 On the 11th of February the Parliament of Estonia adopted new amendments to the Commercial Code. These changes will be Tax Card 2015: Personal income tax in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2212 Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:53:43 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2212 Structure Personal income tax is imposed on income acquired by a natural person, and it consists of: income from employment; business income (self-employed Tax Card 2015: Personal income tax in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2206 Mon, 16 Feb 2015 16:00:45 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2206 Structure Personal income tax is imposed on income acquired by a natural person, and it consists of: salary tax calculated from the Tax Card 2015: Personal income tax in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2200 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:07:47 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2200 Structure Personal income tax is imposed on income acquired by a natural person, and it includes: income from employment; business inco How to hire and fire employees in Lithuania according to Labour Law: Firing the employee http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2194 Tue, 10 Feb 2015 15:29:52 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2194 Procedures For Terminating the Agreement In all cases the termination of an employment contract must comply with the terms of the How to hire and fire employees in Lithuania according to Labour Law: Maintaining relationship with the employee http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2188 Mon, 09 Feb 2015 16:45:13 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2188 Changes To The Contract In the event of changes in production, its scope, technology or labour organisation, as well as in How to hire and fire employees in Lithuania according to Labour Law: General principles and Hiring the Employee http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2181 Fri, 06 Feb 2015 12:25:51 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2181 General Principles Forums For Adjudicating Employment Disputes The Labour Disputes Commission has exclusive jurisdiction for most claims, but in certain case Immigration and residency in Baltics 2015: Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2174 Wed, 04 Feb 2015 12:15:22 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2174 Any European Union citizen is free to stay in the Republic of Lithuania for a period up to 3 months Shipping taxation in Latvia: One of the most attractive shipping taxation regimes in the EU http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2168 Tue, 03 Feb 2015 14:45:54 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2168 Latvia has one of the most attractive shipping taxation regimes in the EU. If the usual company has income it Issuing company loans to employees in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2162 Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:36:19 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2162 The ruling regarding minimum rate of interest on fringe benefits from the Minister of Finance was nullified and staring from 2015 Lithuanian black list of low tax territories http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2156 Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:24:33 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2156 Lithuania has included 58 countries to a list of low or no tax states. Transactions with these countries have special Immigration and residency in Baltics 2015: Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2150 Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:29:45 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2150 European Union citizens EU citizens have the right to stay in Estonia on the basis of a valid travel document or Latvian black list of low tax territories http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2144 Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:27:55 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2144 Latvia has listed 62 countries on a list of low or no tax states. Transactions with these countries have special New amendments open floodgates for class action in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2126 Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:41:53 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2126 From January 1, 2015 the amendments of the Civil Procedure Code regulating class action came into force. Prior to the Corporate income tax changes for 2014 in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2120 Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:02:26 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2120 Few Corporate income tax amendments applicable for 2014 income is a good sign, indicating stability in Lithuanian corporate tax system. Estonian black list of low tax territories http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2114 Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:28:42 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2114 Estonia has listed 55 countries that are on so-called black list because of their tax policy. The aim of this Taxation of 2014 investment income in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2108 Tue, 13 Jan 2015 11:47:09 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2108 Beginning of new financial year is a need to review legal requirements applicable to taxation of 2014 year’s income. There Brokerage services in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2102 Sat, 10 Jan 2015 11:17:25 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2102 Brokerage services are usually defined as buying and selling of financial securities (or financial instruments) which include research and advice Declaring payments made to the company’s equity in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2095 Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:58:02 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2095 According to the amendments made to the Income Tax Act, which became in force from the 1st of January 2015, The Government of the Republic of Latvia raises minimum wage http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2089 Wed, 07 Jan 2015 15:33:23 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2089 Minimum monthly salary and the minimum hourly wage rate According to amendments in the Regulations of the Cabinet of Ministers of Competition regulation changes in Estonia: Starting from January 1st, 2015 new versions of Competition Act and Penal Code become effective http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2083 Mon, 05 Jan 2015 16:06:42 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2083 Starting from 1st of January 2015 the new versions of Competition Act and Penal Code became effective. With the amendments We Wish You Prosperous Holiday Season and Happy New Year! http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2077 Mon, 29 Dec 2014 13:16:07 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2077 Temporary residence permit in Latvia for highly-qualified employees http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2071 Tue, 23 Dec 2014 11:16:09 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2071 Similar to the Green Card in the USA, the EU blue card offers highly educated employees from third countries the Arbitration in Latvia: New amendments on law regulating Dispute Resolution http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2065 Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:31:07 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2065 In 11th of September of 2014 new amendments on law regulating Arbitration were adopted, these new regulations will be in Taxation of Option Plans in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2059 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:36:35 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2059 Option plans are good ways to reward employees for successful year or to bind them for the company. In Estonia Following tradition our firm sponsored Swedish “Santa Lucia” concert organized by the Swedish Embassy, featuring Swedish Choir “Saint Eugenia’s Youth http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2053 Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:57:10 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2053 St.Lucia’s day is the Church feast day dedicated to St. Lucia andi s observed on December 13. It is celebrated EU rules for VAT in telecommunications, broadcasting and electronic services http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2047 Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:45:30 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2047 From January 1. 2015 EU will change the application of VAT rules in intra-community trades. The new rule will change Joint venture agreement in Lithuania: Protecting interests of the contracting parties and foreseeing consequences of collaboration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2041 Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:14:10 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2041 In Lithuania joint venture agreements are applied very widely: from participation in tender to short term or even term-less private Franchise in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2035 Mon, 08 Dec 2014 16:31:04 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2035 Concept of Franchise Franchise is regulated in Estonia under Law of Obligations act. The act defines that franchise is a contract Real estate tax in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2029 Wed, 03 Dec 2014 16:47:35 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2029 Taxable entities Taxable entities are individuals, legal entities and non-residents that own or have rights to Latvian real estate, including land. Dispute resolution in Lithuania: How to submit an Appeal http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2023 Tue, 02 Dec 2014 16:15:52 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2023 A court decision does not always satisfy the parties of the dispute. In such case, the best remedy might be Franchise in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2017 Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:32:36 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2017 Successful business model or brand may be leased to another party for period of time; this practice is regarded as Avoidance of double taxation: Estonia signs convention with Morocco http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2011 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:46:58 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2011 In September Estonian Foreign Minister Mr Urmas Paet signed convention between the Republic of Estonia and the Kingdom of Morocco Competition in Latvia: Prohibited agreements, Dominant position, Merger control and Unfair competition http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2005 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:47:20 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/2005 Prohibited agreements The Competition Law prohibits and proclaims null and void all agreements that have been entered into with the purpose Estonia considers fining companies that does not submit annual reports on time http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1998 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:34:01 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1998 Ministry of Justice in Estonia have proposed that starting from 2016 failure to submit annual reports on time would lead Obligation to change share capital for all companies registered in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1992 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:18:27 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1992 Following January 1, 2015 all the companies registered in Lithuania are imposed with obligation to change their share capital as Reorganization of a company in Latvia: Mergers, Division and Acquisitions http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1980 Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17:12:50 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1980 Mergers, divisions and changes in the form of Latvian companies fall under the reorganization rules. Information further covers the main Competition in Estonia: Prohibitions, Dominant position of the undertakings, Control of mergers and Unfair competition http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1973 Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:42:01 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1973 Framework of commercial competition in Estonia is provided in the Competition Act adopted in November 2001. Estonian legislators working on Product liability in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1965 Fri, 07 Nov 2014 10:04:13 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1965 When a product released to the market causes injuries or damages, the first task of claimant is to determine a Real estate tax in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1959 Wed, 05 Nov 2014 14:33:35 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1959 The law which determines the rules of payment of this tax is the Law on Real Estate Tax of the Free trade zones in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1953 Tue, 04 Nov 2014 12:15:13 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1953 Relocating your business to another country or city is not only an excellent way to expand your company but it Lithuanian Ministry of Culture has passed Regulation on movie financing from Lithuanian government funds http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1945 Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:29:32 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1945 On September 6th Lithuanian Ministry of Culture has passed Regulation on movie financing from Lithuanian government funds. In this way Free economic zones in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1939 Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:05:56 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1939 Relocating your business to another country or city is not only an excellent way to expand your company but it Personal Income Tax in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1933 Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:01:59 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1933 Expatriates are liable for Latvian taxes depending on their tax residency. Latvian residents are taxable for their worldwide income. Non-Latvian Franchise in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1927 Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:45:36 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1927 Successful business model or brand may be leased to another party for limited amount of time, this practice is regarded Value Added Tax (VAT) in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1921 Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:30:09 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1921 The Law on Value Added Tax of the Republic of Lithuania is the main legal act regulating calculation, payment and E-Residency in Estonia: Opportunity to become Estonian E-Resident http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1915 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:37:54 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1915 Estonia has taken another gigantic leap in proving that it is an E-State. Starting from 7th of October people from Latvia introduces website blocking to fight grey market: New online gambling regulation http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1907 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:00:16 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1907 The Latvian government introducedin August a new regulation enabling Latvia’s lotteries and gamblingregulator to request that domain registry holders and Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1901 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:50:13 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1901 Mergers and acquisitions form a part of corporate reorganizations. Reorganization is the process that terminates the legal person without liquidation.  European Union considers VAT issues with internet-based currencies http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1895 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:29:03 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1895 The Swedish Supreme Administrative Court have asked from European Court of Justice (C-264/14 Skatteverket v. David Hedqvist) preliminary ruling on Social tax in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1889 Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:36:02 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1889 Estonian legislation defines Social (Security) Tax as financial obligation imposed on taxpayers in order to secure revenue for pension insurance Collective redundancy in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1883 Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:59:09 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1883 Due to economic conditions sometimes it is required to relieve more than one employee at a time. Although these actions Amendments to Competition Act in Estonia starting from January 1, 2015 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1876 Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:37:42 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1876 From the beginning of 2015 Estonian Competition Act and Penal Code are amended. In Estonia misconducts according Competition law have Real Estate Tax in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1870 Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:36:37 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1870 On the January 1, 2006 a Law on Real Estate Tax has entered into force. The tax ranges from 0,3% Amendments in the Insolvency Law of the Republic of Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1864 Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:14:15 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1864 On Thursday, 25 September, 2014 the Saeima of the Republic of Latvia has approved in the last reading amendments in Annual reports in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1858 Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:27:00 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1858 Annual reports The length of a financial year is estimated to twelve months (one calendar year, unless provided otherwise). There are False Advertising in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1851 Thu, 02 Oct 2014 16:19:21 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1851 The main sources for false advertising claims are the Advertising Law and the Unfair Commercial Practice Prohibition Law.  The Advertising Free economic zones in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1845 Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:42:05 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1845 Relocating your business to another country or city is not only an excellent way to expand your company but it Gencs Valters Law Firm in Latvia has been included in the European Legal 500 US Special Edition: We have been http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1839 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:55:52 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1839      The hugely successful Legal 500 series of guides reviews the strengths and strategies of law firms in over 90 countries in Value-added Tax (VAT) in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1833 Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:41:21 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1833 According to the law “On Value-Added Tax”, adopted in March 1995, VAT has to be charged on any supply of General rules of employment in Estonia according to Labour Law http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1826 Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:04:06 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1826 Concluding of the employment contract The core of the Estonian labor relations is regulated by the Estonian Employment Contracts Act. It Accounting and annual financial reporting in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1820 Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:44:45 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1820 Accounting records According to laws, accounting records shall clearly display the transactions and financial results of a company, and it shall Requirements for providing electronic money institution services in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1814 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:34:12 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1814 E-money institution can be registered as Limited Liability Company or Joint Stock Company. The share capital of e-money institution has Guidelines on distributorship in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1808 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:51:20 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1808   As businesses grow internationally and companies are trying to offer their products worldwide, contracts of distribution become a valuable tool. Bankruptcy in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1802 Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:19:39 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1802 Insolvency of an enterprise means the state of an enterprise when it fails to settle with the creditor/creditors and the Corporate income tax in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1796 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:21:02 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1796 It is important to bear in mind that in Estonia in contrast to a number of European countries there is Social Insurance Payments (Social Tax) in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1790 Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:00:44 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1790 The law “On State Social Insurance”, originally passed in 1998, sets out the application of mandatory statutory social insurance payments Lithuania: Company share values after introduction of Euro http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1784 Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:07:37 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1784 Following the European Union decision, Lithuania will become the 19th Member of Eurozone from 1st of January 2015. Official Requirements for providing electronic money institution services in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1778 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 13:43:18 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1778 Electronic money institution in Lithuania shall receive a license according to the provisions of the Law on Electronic Money and Personal income tax in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1766 Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:47:46 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1766 Personal income tax is imposed on the income of a taxpayer from which deductions pursuant to Estonian tax legislations have General rules of employment in Latvia according to Labour Law http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1759 Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:00:21 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1759 General Rules about Daily and Weekly Working Time According to the Labor Law the working time means a period from the Dispute resolution method gaining popularity in Lithuania: Arbitration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1747 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:29:31 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1747 Arbitration is not a novelty way to resolve disputes, however in recent years it has been gaining momentum in Lithuania. General principles of taxation in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1739 Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:52:45 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1739 The Law on Tax Administration, originally adopted in 13 April 2004, sets out the general taxation principles in Lithuania. This European Union actions for harmonising taxation in 2014 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1733 Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:58:47 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1733 European Union has not been a big player regarding taxation within member states. EU has considered that taxation is something Gencs Valters Law Firm expands professional activity: offices in Estonia and Lithuania become members of ECTA http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1727 Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:43:06 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1727   Our law firm is a member of ECTA since May 1st, 2004. We were the first ones from Latvia to Major European gambling operators blacklisted in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1721 Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:54:18 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1721 The Latvian gambling regulator has published its first blacklist of 20 gambling domains including PokerStars, bet365 and 888 in an Interview with trainee: Finnish lawyer Tony Koivula. He joined our office in Tallinn to gain insight into Financial and Banking http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1715 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:59:23 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1715 Tell us a bit of your background, what do you study currently?   I study in Tallinn Technical University. I will graduate Guidelines on advertising in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1709 Tue, 05 Aug 2014 18:02:22 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1709 Nowadays every single business relies on advertising to inform customers about their products or services. Every company is trying to Upcoming Amendments to the Estonian Value Added Tax Act http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1703 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:59:23 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1703 Changes regarding deductible VAT On the 3rd of July the President of the Republic of Estonia declared the amendments to the Amendments in the Commercial law of Latvia: Denomination of the share capital http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1697 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:52:46 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1697 According to amendments in the Commercial law of Latvia from July 1, 2014 the company can register any amendments in Changes to the Law on the Legal Status of Aliens of the Republic of Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1691 Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:24:55 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1691 On July 11, 2014 the President of Lithuania signed the changes on the Law on the Legal Status of Aliens. Registration of employment in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1685 Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:52:59 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1685 Estonian Tax and Customs Board took on new government regulation. From 1st of July, Tax and Customs Board created an Amendments regarding multiple-entry national visas in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1679 Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:27:41 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1679 On May 24, 2014 the Order No. 1V-354/V-76 of the Minister of Internal Affairs and the Minister of Foreign Affairs Our lawyer in Vilnius attended Nordic-Baltic Midsummer celebration organised by Chambers of Commerce http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1673 Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:10:23 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1673 On June 19, the Nordic and Baltic Embassies together with their Chambers of Commerce celebrated Nordic-Baltic Midsummer in Kairenai Botanical Lithuanian parliament grants more powers to tax collectors http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1667 Fri, 20 Jun 2014 10:40:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1667 Lithuanian government has submitted Tax administration law amendment which increase control powers granted to Lithuanian tax authority. After negotiations Parliament Lithuania signs double taxation treaties with countries in target territories list: UAE, Cyprus, Morocco, Kuwait, Turkmenistan http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1661 Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:21:52 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1661 On  April 2014 Lithuanian president passed decree‘s which enacted 5 Treaty‘s on avoidance of double taxation signed between Republic of Lawyer from our office in Riga attends the 2014 MULTILAW EMEA Regional Conference in Dublin http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1655 Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:31:57 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1655      Our lawyer Valters Gencs as the only representative from Riga, Latvia attended the 2014 MULTILAW Europe, Middle East & Africa Amendments to the Civil Code of the Republic of Lithuania: More obligations for the trader to inform the customer about http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1649 Wed, 11 Jun 2014 11:53:07 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1649   In order to implement directive 2011/83/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council, the amendments to the Civil Code The Law on Euro adoption in the Republic of Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1643 Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:24:55 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1643 Lithuanian Parliament has recently voted in favour of acceptance of the Law on Euro adoption in the Republic of Lithuania Changes in Estonian Value Added Tax Act http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1637 Tue, 03 Jun 2014 12:31:40 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1637 On 20th of May 2014 the President of the Republic of Estonia Toomas Henrik Ilves proclaimed law (493 UA) for Gencs Valters Law Firm is pleased to announce that we moved to the new office in Tallinn http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1631 Fri, 30 May 2014 17:04:13 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1631    We are glad to announce that the Law Firm Gencs Valters has recently moved to the World Trade Centre 6th floor, Amendments to the Latvian Immigration Law http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1625 Mon, 26 May 2014 10:36:41 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1625 On May 8, 2014 Latvian Saeima passed amendments to the Immigration Law. The law provides that a third-country citizen may Our lawyers attended L'Oréal and UNESCO Award ceremony for Women in Science in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1619 Thu, 22 May 2014 13:02:30 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1619 Gencs Valters Law Firm representative Gunda Leite attended our client L'Oréal and UNESCO Award ceremony  for Women in Science that took Interview with trainee: Belgian lawyer Stephan Moreels, who joined our law firm in Lithuania to learn more about International Business http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1613 Thu, 15 May 2014 11:35:06 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1613 Q: Stephan, can you tell us more about yourself and your background? I am a Belgian citizen, living in Brussels. I Amendments to the Commercial law of Latvia: Opportunity to pay out dividends several times a year http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1607 Tue, 13 May 2014 14:31:41 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1607 Extraordinary dividends According to amendments in the Commercial law of Latvia as of 01.07.2014 will be possible to pay out dividends Baltic Tax Card 2014: Corporate Income Tax Card in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1601 Tue, 06 May 2014 17:01:44 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1601   Corporate Income Tax Rates in Baltics Country Stand Corporate income tax in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1589 Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:31:07 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1589 Taxpayers Corporate income tax is paid by: domestic companies – residents; non-residents; permanent representative offices of non-residents that perform economic activity. Taxable objects Corporate income Our law firm in Latvia has been recommended as a TOP TIER firm in Tax by the Legal 500 EMEA http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1583 Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:01:28 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1583   About Legal 500: The hugely successful Legal 500 series of guides reviews the strengths and strategies of law firms in over 90 countries Latest updates on immigration and residency in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1577 Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:30:59 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1577 European Union citizens   EU citizens have the right to stay in Latvia on the basis of a valid travel document for Statute of limitations in Lithuanian Civil and Commercial Law: Last moment to submit a claim against Lithuanian company http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1571 Mon, 07 Apr 2014 10:38:54 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1571 According to the Civil Code of the Republic of Lithuania, the prescription period is a time period established by laws Our lawyer meets representatives from the Spanish Embassy in Latvia and the Economic and Commercial Office of the Spanish Embassy http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1565 Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:47:32 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1565 Meeting the Spanish representatives from the Spanish Embassy in Latvia as well as the Spanish representatives from the Economic and Non-traditional trademarks in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1553 Thu, 27 Mar 2014 16:39:13 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1553 Very basics of trademarks in Latvia When people thinking about trademarks most often they think about word trademarks such as Coca-Cola, Taxation of permanent establishments of non-residents in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1547 Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:46:24 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1547   A resident of one country carrying on business in another other country generally will be subject to that country’s income Guide on How to Buy and Sell Real Estate in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1541 Wed, 19 Mar 2014 09:58:13 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1541 Multilaw has put together a “Guide on How to Buy and Sell Real Estate” Debt collection in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1535 Fri, 07 Mar 2014 13:32:15 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1535 Pre-trial. Proceedings including sending official notifications to the debtor and fulfilling all the necessary formalities before the an eventual trial is Debt recovery in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1529 Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:38:20 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1529 In Latvia the most popular form of covering debt through the court is the Compulsory Execution of Obligations in Accordance Valters Gencs featured in Austrian television ORF TVTHEK Weltjournal story on Immigration in Europe. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1517 Thu, 27 Feb 2014 17:36:43 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1517       Video is available here Debt collection in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1511 Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:04:43 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1511 In Lithuania the most popular form of covering debt through the court is the Compulsory Execution of Obligations in Accordance LATVIA: PLAN TO SIGN CONVENTION BETWEEN REPUBLIC OF LATVIA AND REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1505 Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:39:09 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1505 On February 6, 2014, in the meeting of Secretaries of the State, was announced the draft law, prepared by the Chambers Europe has ranked our firm as top tax advisers in Latvia in 2013 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1475 Wed, 05 Feb 2014 14:45:41 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1475   Chambers and Partners has released its global firm rankings for 2012. This is a guide to the world's IFLR1000 recommends Gencs Valters Law Firm in the practice areas 'Banking and Finance'. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1463 Mon, 03 Feb 2014 11:52:28 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1463 International Financial Law Review - IFLR 1000, the guide to the world`s leading financial law firms, recognized Gencs Debt recovery in Baltics: Latvia, Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1457 Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:56:52 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1457 The most popular form of covering debt in Lithuania and Latvia through the court is the Compulsory Execution of Obligations Gencs Valters Law firm otsib Tallinna kontorisse JURISTI http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1451 Wed, 29 Jan 2014 12:03:55 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1451     Gencs Valters Law firm otsib Tallinna kontorisse JURISTI   Töö kirjeldus: Nõuete ja lepingute koostamine, õigusdokumentide ülevaatamine ja analüüs; Õigusliku ja faktilise Contractual penalty regulation in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1445 Fri, 24 Jan 2014 13:46:37 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1445 On 1 January 2014, amendments to the Latvian Civil Law came into force significantly affecting all contracts where the parties Lawyer job in Estonia: Our law firm is looking for a lawyer in Tallinn http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1439 Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:27:32 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1439 Gencs Valters Law Firm is pan-Baltic law firm with established offices in Baltics. In Latvia was established in Immigration and residency in Baltics - Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1433 Thu, 16 Jan 2014 16:02:04 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1433 IMMIGRATION AND RESIDENCY IN LATVIA European Union citizens   EU citizens have the right to stay in Latvia on the basis of a Confidential information and trade secrets in Baltic States http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1427 Mon, 13 Jan 2014 10:10:50 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1427 Trade secrets and confidential information are inseparable from business development in any country. Trade secrets and confidential information is so Lawyer job in Estonia: Our law firm currently is looking for a lawyer in Tallinn http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1421 Thu, 09 Jan 2014 13:09:52 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1421 Gencs Valters Law Firm is pan-Baltic law firm with established offices in Baltics. In Latvia was established in 2000, Re-registration of the Share Capital to Euro in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1415 Tue, 07 Jan 2014 11:58:57 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1415 From January 1, 2014 till July 30, 2016 Capital company must re-register its share capital in the Register of Enterprises.   The REAL ESTATE GUIDE: SUMMARY ABOUT PURCHASE OF THE REAL ESTATE IN LATVIA http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1397 Fri, 03 Jan 2014 14:15:18 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1397 In today's Latvia, a foreign national essentially stands in the same position as a Latvian citizen when it comes to Activities of the Estonian Development Fund http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1391 Thu, 02 Jan 2014 15:15:19 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1391 The Estonian development fund – a proposal for a smart specialization committee to improve targeting the investments   The fund has Merry Christmas from Gencs Valters Law Firm http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1385 Sat, 28 Dec 2013 22:38:18 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1385 REAL ESTATE GUIDE: SUMMARY ABOUT PURCHASE OF THE REAL ESTATE IN LITHUANIA http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1379 Tue, 17 Dec 2013 15:58:48 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1379 This guide gives an overview introduction to the key requirements when buying or selling real estate in Lithuania. This paper Estonia: Changes in Estonian Value Added Tax Act http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1373 Mon, 16 Dec 2013 14:25:41 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1373 Estonian Parliament has adopted the Value Added Tax Act and Accounting Act on REAL ESTATE GUIDE: SUMMARY ABOUT PURCHASE OF THE REAL ESTATE IN ESTONIA http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1367 Thu, 12 Dec 2013 14:08:30 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1367   This guide gives an overview introduction to the key requirements when buying or selling real estate in Estonia. This overview Vai Būvvalde nes atbildību par izsniegtajām atļaujām? http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1361 Wed, 04 Dec 2013 17:11:23 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1361 Tikai cietušo esamība uz brīdi ir veicinājusi publiskas diskusijas par būvniecības procesiem, par būvniecību regulējošo likumu piemērošanu un Personal Income Tax, Lithuania 2014 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1355 Tue, 26 Nov 2013 11:34:25 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1355 Lithuanian Seimas enacts amendments to Personal income tax (PIT) law.   Among the welcome improvements is lowering of PIT for most common Taxation of subsidiaries in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1349 Thu, 21 Nov 2013 09:51:00 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1349 In addition of being a member of WTO, EU, NATO, EMU and OECD, one of the reasons why Estonia has Latvia: Amendments to Labour Law http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1343 Fri, 15 Nov 2013 12:08:05 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1343 Latvia: Amendments to Labour Law   On October 3, 2013 Saeima in the first reading reviewed and accepted amendments to Latvian Labour Estonia: Planned changes to the Estonian Value-Added Tax Act http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1337 Wed, 13 Nov 2013 16:24:25 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1337   The Estonian Ministry of Finance has been initiated draft Value-Added Tax Act.  Planned changes foresee that upon purchase or use President of Latvia has returned the amendments to the Immigration Law to the parliament for a repeated review. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1331 Tue, 12 Nov 2013 16:12:04 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1331 President of Latvia Andris Berzins on November 9, 2013 has returned the previously approved amendments to the Immigration Law that Estonia: Planned changes to the Estonian Income Tax Act and Value Added Tax Act http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1325 Mon, 11 Nov 2013 09:34:34 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1325   The Estonian Ministry of Finance has initiated draft Income Tax Act and Value-Added Tax Act that will considerably change taxation EU Legislation concerning merges of Public Limited Liability Companies http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1319 Wed, 06 Nov 2013 17:22:58 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1319 Even if national legislation regulates the mergers in the major cases, the EU legislation has its own laws regulating the Amendments to the Immigration Law of the Republic of Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1313 Fri, 01 Nov 2013 14:03:20 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1313 On October 31, 2013 Latvian Saeima passed amendments to the Immigration Law.   The law provides that a third-country citizen may apply Latvia: Proposal on amendments to the Micro-enterprise Tax Law http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1307 Mon, 28 Oct 2013 16:29:45 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1307 On November 6, 2013 in Saeima in the second reading shall be considered Draft law on Amendments to the Micro-enterprise Latvia: Supreme Court Senate changes case-law regarding reason of limitation of economic activity expenses to be included in calculation of http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1301 Fri, 25 Oct 2013 12:42:56 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1301 Supreme Court Senate, in case Nr.SKA-21/2013, due to LLC “RDN” claim against the State Revenue Service of Republic of Latvia Corporate income tax in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia comparing to other countries http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1295 Fri, 18 Oct 2013 14:59:32 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1295       CORPORATE INCOME TAX IN LATVIA   Taxpayers Corporate income tax is paid by: domestic Divorce in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1289 Tue, 15 Oct 2013 15:50:47 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1289 In Estonia the divorce can be retrieved in three different places: in Vital Statistics Office, in Notary’s office and in Differences and similarities in taxation between Finland and Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1283 Tue, 08 Oct 2013 11:39:26 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1283 Because of the free movement of labour, goods and services tax information is needed around the European Union. As European Latvia: Supreme Court clarifies definition of permanent establishment http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1277 Fri, 04 Oct 2013 15:25:03 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1277  Supreme Court Senate, in case Nr.SKA-358/2013, due to Swedish company “Snickers Workwear AB” claim against the State Revenue Service of This summer our law firm's Riga office hosted two Czech students and a Lithuanian law student. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1271 Mon, 30 Sep 2013 15:09:15 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1271 This summer Gencs Valters Law Firm hosted two Czech students from Charles University in Prague and a Lithuanian law student Europe: “genuine use” of trade marks http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1265 Fri, 20 Sep 2013 11:44:23 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1265 Recently European Court of Justice clarified some legislation connected to trademarks.[1]   First as the court has concluded that one of conditions Lithuania: Who has a bigger chance to get reimbursement for AB bank SNORAS investment certificates http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1259 Thu, 19 Sep 2013 11:59:21 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1259 Lithuanian High Court in June, 2013 adjudicated in favor of non-professional investor and set the precedent for many cases since Implementation of the euro in Latvia on 1 January 2014 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1253 Fri, 13 Sep 2013 13:18:05 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1253 Latvia is replacing its currency, the lats, with the euro on 1 January 2014.   The conversion rate is set at 0.702804 Latvian lats to one Lithuania: update for Snoras creditor’s http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1247 Tue, 10 Sep 2013 11:49:54 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1247 Snoras creditors attempt to raise their chances on retrieving bigger portion of their assets held in Snoras brought bitter results. Lithuania: Lithuanian High Court‘s decision in favor of non-professional investor http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1241 Mon, 09 Sep 2013 10:54:06 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1241 Lithuanian High Court adopted a decision in favor of non-professional investor in 2013 June, which is a precedent for other Lithuania: Information to BAB ŪKIO bank creditors concerning non-acceptance of claims filed not within the time limit http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1235 Thu, 05 Sep 2013 17:19:44 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1235 In 2013 august it was indicated the administrator of BAB Ūkio bankas will not accept the creditors’ claims lodged not Latvia's Offer of Residency Lures Investors http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1229 Fri, 30 Aug 2013 16:23:35 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1229 Four months ahead of its planned euro-zone entry, Latvian lawmakers are debating whether to roll up a special welcome Tax system of Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1223 Thu, 29 Aug 2013 10:58:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1223 Tax system of Estonia consists of national taxes and local taxes. National taxes are income tax, social tax, land tax Europe: Euro-zone shows promising signs http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1217 Fri, 02 Aug 2013 16:08:21 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1217 Euro-zone business activity expanded in July for the first time in 18 months showing recent evidence that the region's economy Latvia: Amendments to PIT Law are announced http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1211 Mon, 29 Jul 2013 17:06:53 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1211   On July 25, 2013 in the meeting of Secretaries of the State were announced amendments to the Personal Income Tax Latvia : Private VAT rulings in relation to cross-border situations http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1205 Fri, 26 Jul 2013 14:58:49 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1205 A number of EU Member States, including Latvia, have agreed within the EU VAT forum to commence a test case Lawyer job in Estonia: Our law firm currently is looking for a lawyer with a potential to manage and develop http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1199 Mon, 22 Jul 2013 13:10:45 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1199 Our law firm in Latvia was established in 2000 in Riga where the firm's main office is located. In 2007 Meeting of Czech interns from Gencs Valters Law Firm with the Czech ambassador in Riga http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1193 Wed, 17 Jul 2013 11:25:51 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1193  Meeting the Czech ambassador in Riga concerning business development of clients in the Valters Gencs Law Firm was a very Lithuania: Court e-services portal in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1187 Wed, 10 Jul 2013 12:53:28 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1187 On 1st of July Lithuania introduced court e-services portal and joined other European countries in development of the online Management on board member personal liability for unpaid tax in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1181 Tue, 02 Jul 2013 10:07:21 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1181 A recent ruling of the Supreme Court of Estonia concerns liability of management board members. In order to become Telecommunications Laws and Regulations in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1175 Fri, 28 Jun 2013 15:17:54 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1175 1 Framework in Latvia 1.1 When did Latvia first liberalise telecommunications networks and/or services? The liberalisation of Latvia's telecommunications networks services Electronic delivery of documents for tax and customs authorities in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1169 Fri, 21 Jun 2013 14:54:59 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1169 Estonian Tax and Customs authorities are entitled to deliver documents electronically to the taxpayers as well as, on their own Company set up in Estonia: Minimum share capital, company forming cost and VAT registration in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1163 Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:13:36 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1163 Minimum share capital The minimum share capital required to establish a limited liability company is EUR 2500 which shall be paid ECOFIN OF MAY 14th ON TAX EVASION AND TAX FRAUD http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1157 Fri, 14 Jun 2013 17:30:07 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1157 On may 14th, the 27 Ministers of Economy of the Member States of the European Union, were gathered in Brussels Declaring income in Lithuania. New requirements for investors. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1151 Fri, 07 Jun 2013 16:41:48 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1151   Lithuanian law on tax administration introduced a new requirement which is significant to investors doing Business in Lithuania. Article 421 of Ship registration under Latvian flag http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1145 Tue, 04 Jun 2013 17:09:58 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1145 The vessel might be registered under the Latvian flag if the owner of the vessel is the company registered European Patent, Community Trademark and Community Design Registration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1139 Thu, 30 May 2013 17:15:07 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1139 The Gencs Valters Law Firm provides representation before the European Patent Office (EPO) in Munich (Germany) for Company incorporation in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1133 Wed, 22 May 2013 14:30:16 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1133 The most common form of a business presence in Latvia is a limited liability company [SIA].   The minimum share capital required Latest updates in Imigration and Residency in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1121 Thu, 16 May 2013 10:14:22 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1121 European Union citizens   EU citizens have the right to stay in Latvia on the basis of a valid travel document for Amendments to the Citizenship Law: Dual citizenship recognition in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1115 Tue, 14 May 2013 14:16:31 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1115 On May 9, 2013 the parliament of Latvia the final reading adopted amendments to the Citizenship Law that Our law firm currently is looking for a lawyer with a potential to manage and develop our Lithuanian office. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1109 Fri, 10 May 2013 16:13:02 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1109 Gencs Valters Law Firm is a pan-Baltic law firm established in 2000 in Latvia (Riga), where the firm's main office Gencs Valters Law Firm supports National Day of Sweden Celebration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1103 Thu, 09 May 2013 11:02:09 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1103   Gencs Valters Law Firm supports National Day of Sweden Celebration in Latvia   a National Day Concert will take place in Latvian Estonian-Latvian Joint Business Development Support for Increased Competitiveness (DELBI): Estonian and Latvia Laws in Business http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1097 Tue, 07 May 2013 16:34:51 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1097 On May 17 Gencs Valters Law Firm's Estonian Lawyer Andi Liblikman will participate in Estonia - Latvia project DELBI Interview with former trainee: Belarusian lawyer Zlata Smirnova is about to finish the last year of Bachelor studies in International http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1091 Fri, 03 May 2013 10:22:07 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1091 Q: Zlata, can you tell us more about your background? A: I am a Belarusian citizen, currently student of European Humanities German Companies increasingly confident in Baltics http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1079 Thu, 25 Apr 2013 18:03:27 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1079 From the beginning of 2013, German firms have been acting in very optimistic way int the Baltic markets. Positive Baltic Tax Card: Personal Income Tax Card in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia 2013 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1073 Tue, 23 Apr 2013 11:35:34 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1073 Personal Income Tax Rates in Baltics Country Social Tax- employee share Social Tax- employer share European Commission & SEB: Baltic economies continue growing http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1067 Mon, 22 Apr 2013 13:16:06 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1067 It has been noted at the international level that Baltic economies are growing. SEB pointed this out at its Eastern Estonian Tax and Customs Board To Target Black Economy http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1061 Thu, 18 Apr 2013 10:56:41 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1061 Estonian Black Economy will be under scrutiny by the decision given by the Tax and Customs Board for period 2013-2016. Interview with former trainee: graduated from Tallinn Law School with Law degree in International, Comparative and European Union Law. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1049 Mon, 08 Apr 2013 11:40:08 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1049 Q: Lelde Plūksna, can you tell us more about your background? I'm from Latvia myself, but ended up studying my Bachelor's Our law firm in Latvia has been recommended as a TOP TIER FIRM for Shipping and transport, Tax, Corporate ans http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1031 Thu, 28 Mar 2013 14:13:19 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1031 Gencs Valters Law Firm has been recommended as a TOP TIER FIRM in 2 practice areas: LATVIA European Patent, Community Trademark and Design Registration http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1019 Thu, 21 Mar 2013 13:20:17 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1019       We provide representation before the European Patent Office (EPO) in Munich (Germany) for European patent Ministry of Finance calls businessmen to submit proposals for improvement of Value Added Tax Law in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1007 Fri, 15 Mar 2013 14:18:59 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/1007     In close cooperation with the organizations represented by the entrepreneurs was developed the Value Added Tax Law in Latvia, which Annual General Meeting of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/989 Fri, 08 Mar 2013 15:36:50 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/989     Our firm‘s Lithuanian attorney at law Ilona Andriušienė participated in the Annual General Meeting of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Real estate guide: Purchase of the real estate in Estonia; buying and selling real estate in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/977 Wed, 06 Mar 2013 14:36:30 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/977     This guide gives an overview introduction to the key requirements when buying or selling real estate in Estonia. This overview Latvia: National Euro Changeover Plan and Euro Changeover Perspective aproved http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/965 Wed, 27 Feb 2013 15:58:41 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/965   Latvia became the European Union Member State on May 1, 2004. The Treaty of Accession envisaged that Latvia shall have Tax Planning: Personal Income Tax in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/959 Mon, 25 Feb 2013 16:02:39 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/959   During the economic crisis a question of costs optimization has become one of the top ones. Consequently, many people started Real estate guide: Purchase of the real estate in Lithuania, buying real estate http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/947 Wed, 20 Feb 2013 12:49:24 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/947     This guide gives an overview introduction to the key requirements when buying or selling real estate in Lithuania. This paper Purchase of the real estate in Latvia and costs associated with buying the real estate in Latvia. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/941 Tue, 19 Feb 2013 14:55:37 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/941     In today's Latvia, a foreign national essentially stands in the same position as a Latvian citizen when it comes to Internship: Our Law Firm kindly welcomes foreign and local interns to join our team. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/935 Mon, 18 Feb 2013 17:15:20 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/935     Our Law Firm kindly welcomes foreign interns, especially from ERASMUS to join our team and to bring a variety of The Embassy of Sweden in Latvia expresses its gratitude for the generous support for the different events organized by the http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/930 Fri, 15 Feb 2013 09:57:16 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/930       The Embassy of Sweden in Latvia expresses its gratitude for the generous support for the differen Valters Gencs was elected as a member of the Board in AIPPI Latvian National group http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/925 Thu, 14 Feb 2013 16:11:51 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/925     INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE PROTECTION OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY (AIPPI), a politically neutral, non-profit organization, domiciled in Immigration and residency in Baltics 2013 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/920 Wed, 13 Feb 2013 14:05:06 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/920     IMMIGRATION AND RESIDENCY IN LATVIA     European Union citizens   EU citizens have the right to stay in Latvia on the basis of a Special Power of Attorney for Trademark and Patent registration in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/915 Tue, 12 Feb 2013 15:09:47 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/915 Please find special Power of Attorney for Trademark and Patent filings in Lithuania below. More Powers of Attorney, Assignments Labor and Employment Law in Estonia: Multilaw How to Hire and Fire 3rd Edition Chapter for Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/905 Thu, 07 Feb 2013 14:56:51 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/905          GENERAL PRINCIPLES   Forums For Adjudicating Employment Disputes   The Labour Inspectorate has exclusive jurisdiction for most employment claims, but in Labor and Employment Law in Latvia: Multilaw How to Hire and Fire 3rd Edition Chapter for Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/900 Wed, 06 Feb 2013 11:49:30 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/900 GENERAL PRINCIPLES   Forums For Adjudicating Employment Disputes   The Labour Dispute Law has been in force since 01.01.2003. Any party to an individual Labor and Employment Law in Lithuania: Multilaw How to Hire and Fire 3rd Edition Chapter for Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/895 Tue, 05 Feb 2013 10:52:31 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/895        GENERAL PRINCIPLES   Forums For Adjudicating Employment Disputes   The Labour Disputes Commission has exclusive jurisdiction for most claims, but in certain Immigration and residency in Estonia 2013 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/890 Thu, 31 Jan 2013 16:05:39 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/890   European Union citizens EU citizens have the right to stay in Estonia on the basis of a valid travel Article for Tax Notes International - VAT Law Clears Final Hurdle http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/885 Tue, 29 Jan 2013 14:57:00 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/885   The Latvian parliament recently adopted, in a final reading, a long-awaited new VAT law to replace the 1995 Law On Change in the income tax rate in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/880 Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:57:11 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/880     The income tax rate currently applicable in Estonia is 21%. The tax rate is subject to change in 2015 when Change in minimum salary in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/875 Wed, 16 Jan 2013 10:12:33 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/875     On January 10, 2013 Estonian government endorsed the change in minimum salary in Estonia. The minimum salary was increased to New European Patent System: simplification or complication? http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/870 Tue, 15 Jan 2013 13:05:12 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/870     After several decades of constant debates concerning the development of European Patent System on 11th December 2012 finally European Parliament Personal-income-tax rates in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia compearing to other countries in 2012. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/865 Mon, 14 Jan 2013 10:31:22 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/865     Looking back at year 2012, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia are ranked between countries with the lowest personal income tax rates.       General Latvia: New VAT Law in force http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/860 Fri, 11 Jan 2013 11:01:49 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/860   The Parliament of Republic of Latvia (Saeima) on November 29, 2012 in the final reading adopted Value Added Tax Law, Taxation Changes in Estonia since January 1st, 2013 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/855 Thu, 10 Jan 2013 14:30:49 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/855   Starting from January 1st 2013 few tax changes came into force.   1. Changes in the Income Tax Act   Starting from 2013 Taxation Changes in Lithuania since January 1st 2013 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/850 Mon, 07 Jan 2013 11:49:56 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/850   Starting from January 1st 2013 few tax changes came into force.   What concerns the Lithuanian VAT law, preferential VAT rates Gencs Valters Law Firm wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/845 Thu, 20 Dec 2012 11:58:43 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/845     The directive on the return of illegal immigrants does not preclude a Member State from punishing an irregular stay with http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/840 Wed, 19 Dec 2012 10:38:10 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/840     The Court of Justice of the European Union stated on a Press Release, on December 6 of this year. VAT in Lithuania: Foreign person registration as VAT payer in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/835 Mon, 17 Dec 2012 14:46:21 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/835 Gencs Valters law firm in Lithuania also provides services related to compulsory registration as a Value Added Sovereign Immunity Aspects of Latvian - Lithuanian relationships from a law perspective. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/830 Tue, 11 Dec 2012 13:52:02 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/830     Summary: Considering arguments of International Law, Enforcing the judgment in the case Riga International Airport may be considered to violate Folowing traditon, this year our firm sponsored Swedish “Santa Lucia” concert organized by the Swedish Embassy, featuring Swedish Choir Sankta http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/825 Fri, 07 Dec 2012 12:32:44 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/825     VAT in Estonia, Registration Obligation in Estonia, Obligations after VAT registration in Estonia, Using the 0% VAT rate and Claiming http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/820 Mon, 03 Dec 2012 11:35:41 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/820   Estonian Value Added Tax Act (Käibemaksuseadus) is in accordance with EU Sixth VAT Directive.   The sales of most of the goods The Fifth Lithuanian Business Improvement Report is released http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/815 Thu, 29 Nov 2012 13:17:57 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/815     On 7th November 2012 during the meeting of Lithuanian government the Fifth Business Improvement Report was presented, observing the upcoming Our firm recently presented to the Australian-based Multilaw firm, MACPHERSON + KELLEY LAWYERS, sharing views on business and the practice http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/805 Tue, 27 Nov 2012 13:02:16 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/805     M+K is a commercial law firm with offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Hobart as well offices in Dandenong (South Data controller and Data processing and Legal requirements in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/800 Mon, 26 Nov 2012 17:12:56 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/800     DATA CONTROLLER   Legal requirements   A processor of personal data is a natural or legal person, a branch of a foreign company or Immigration and residency in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia 2012 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/780 Wed, 14 Nov 2012 10:41:18 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/780 IMMIGRATION AND RESIDENCY IN LATVIA   European Union citizens   EU citizens have the right to stay in Latvia on the basis of a Proposed amendments to the Lithuanian Law on Companies http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/775 Tue, 13 Nov 2012 10:47:53 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/775   On 7th September 2012 the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Lithuania submitted a Draft Law on the amendment Tax changes in Estonia 2012 and 2013 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/770 Mon, 12 Nov 2012 12:03:50 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/770 Estonian Parliament made several remarkable decisions in June 2011 regarding legal acts in Estonian taxation field that came into force Tax changes in Lithuania in 2012 and 2013 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/755 Wed, 07 Nov 2012 10:23:34 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/755   In the year 2012 Lithuanian economy kept growing slowly, but steadily. As Lithuania has not still entered the Euro zone, Latest issue of BCCpaper in Lithuania with Gencs Valters Law Firm's news http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/740 Fri, 02 Nov 2012 13:33:00 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/740     View latest newspaper of British Chamber of Commerce in Lithuania here Estonia signed a Double Taxation Avoidance Treaty with Uzbekistan http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/735 Thu, 01 Nov 2012 16:05:09 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/735     Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs Urmas Paet and Uzbekistan Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulaziz Kamilov signed a Double Taxation Avoidance Estonia signed a Double Taxation Avoidance Treaty with Thailand http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/730 Wed, 31 Oct 2012 14:11:06 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/730   Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Paet had an official meeting in New York with Thai Minister of Foreign Affairs Surapong Tovichakchaikul Estonia signed a Double Taxation Avoidance Treaty with Mexico http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/725 Tue, 30 Oct 2012 10:35:48 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/725   Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs Urmas Paet and Mexican Minister of Finance José Antonio Meade Kuribregana signed a Double Taxation Estonia signed a Double Taxation Avoidance Treaty with Cyprus http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/720 Mon, 29 Oct 2012 14:16:05 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/720     Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs Urmas Paet and Cyprian Minister of Foreign Affairs Erato Kozakou-Marcoullis signed a Double Taxation Avoidance Implementation of Estonian Debt Protection Act needs better explanation http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/715 Fri, 26 Oct 2012 15:54:48 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/715     Estonian Debt Restructuring and Debt Protection Act came info forceon  April 5, 2011. The purpose of the Act is to A new draft to change the Estonian VAT Act were taken into the proceedings http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/705 Wed, 24 Oct 2012 13:48:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/705   Starting from 1st of Januari 2009, the VAT in Estonia for funeral services have been 18%  risen from the previous On October 16, 2012 were announced winners of Swedish Business Awards 2012 for Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/690 Thu, 18 Oct 2012 17:15:59 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/690   On October 16, 2012 were announced winners of Swedish Business Awards 2012 for Latvia. Nomination Committee consisting of representatives from A new proposed draft shall expedite the Administration of Justice in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/680 Wed, 17 Oct 2012 14:18:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/680 Estonian Minister of Justice presented a new draft to the Parlaiment’s Consitutional Committee last week. The new draft shall create Proposed Changes on the Lithuanian Law on the Banks: to Legitimate Equal Protection of All Bank Creditors http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/675 Tue, 16 Oct 2012 14:53:16 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/675 As a result of the bank Snoras bankruptcy case some changes of the Law on the Banks have been Lithuania Tax - Qatar Double Taxation Avoidance Treaty: Draft Provisions http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/670 Mon, 15 Oct 2012 13:46:23 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/670   The Lithuanian Finance Ministry proposed to commence negotiations for the avoidance of double taxation and prevention of fiscal evasion treaty Italy proposes decrease of income tax from 2013 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/665 Fri, 12 Oct 2012 10:25:27 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/665   Government of Italy has proposed to decrease from 2013 the income tax rate for those earning up to €15,000 euros Tax on transactions in Europe http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/660 Thu, 11 Oct 2012 17:02:58 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/660 The European Commission, first proposed the tax for all 27 EU states a year ago. Under the commission's Between Latvia and Turkmenistan is signed the Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and Prevention of Fiscal Evasion http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/650 Tue, 09 Oct 2012 11:44:41 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/650   During the official visit of President of the Republic of Turkmenistan to the Republic of Latvia, on September 11, 2012 Republic of Latvia: amendments to the Law on Personal Income Tax reviewed http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/645 Mon, 08 Oct 2012 10:46:33 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/645   On September 18, 2012 the Cabinet of Ministers of Republic of Latvia revised the amendments to the Law on Personal Latvian Attorney at Law Valters Gencs will attend 22nd Annual Multilaw Conference in Australia, Melbourne http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/640 Fri, 05 Oct 2012 15:09:55 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/640 18 - 21 Oct 2012 This year's conference will be in two cities with the Thursday and Friday programme taking List of bilateral treaties between USA and Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/615 Tue, 02 Oct 2012 10:10:22 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/615     (treaties relevant for business relations are bold) Investment Incentive Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government Administrative organization, Taxable persons, Non-profit organizations and Trustees, liquidators, receivers and examiners in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/605 Fri, 28 Sep 2012 17:26:31 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/605 Administrative organization The management of VAT is placed in the State Revenue Service (Valsts ieņēmumu dienests), which is also responsible for Value Added Tax in Latvia - VAT general information http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/595 Thu, 27 Sep 2012 11:29:49 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/595   Pievienotās vērtības nodoklis (PVN) – Latvians refer to PVN as VAT VAT is a turnover tax levied at each stage of Social security treaty between Estonia - Moldova http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/585 Tue, 25 Sep 2012 10:04:18 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/585   Social security treaty between Estonia- Moldova entered into force on 1st of August, 2012. The three most important principles of Pan-Baltic Gencs Valters Law Firm held seminar "How to do Business in the United States of America" http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/580 Mon, 24 Sep 2012 10:30:00 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/580   Pan-Baltic Gencs Valters Law Firm, with offices in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia, held together with their partners from USA seminar The Chacellor of Justice's proposal about changing the requirements of acquiring Estonian citizenship http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/575 Fri, 21 Sep 2012 11:33:56 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/575   On 13.09.2012 The Chancellor of Justice Indrek Teder proposed a change in the requirements of acquiring Estonian citizenship in front seminar in Riga "How to do business in the United States of America?" September 19, 2012 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/565 Mon, 17 Sep 2012 12:07:41 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/565 Apostille Agreement comes into force between Estonia and Finland http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/560 Thu, 30 Aug 2012 09:40:03 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/560     On the1st of July 2012 Apostille Agreement came into force between Estonia and Finland. This makes it easier for NEW SIMPLIFIED FORM TO ESTABLISH A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY IN LITHUANIA http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/555 Tue, 21 Aug 2012 10:00:36 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/555     In summer 2012 the Lithuanian Parliament (Seimas) has adopted a new Law on Small Communities which will allow seminar in Riga "How to do business in the United States?" September 19, 2012 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/550 Fri, 10 Aug 2012 17:12:49 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/550 Seminar  how to do business in USA article "Transfer Pricing Documentation Rules Introduced," which appears in the August 6, 2012 edition of Tax Notes International. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/545 Fri, 10 Aug 2012 13:11:01 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/545 read article here We are pleased to announce our firm as awinner in DealMakers Annual Tax Awards 2012 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/540 Thu, 02 Aug 2012 17:13:02 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/540   Gencs Valters Law Firm have been Latvia: Amendments on the Law “On Taxes and Fees” establishes that Taxpayer has an obligation to provide information on transactions http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/535 Wed, 01 Aug 2012 14:29:54 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/535 Already for several years Tax administration and Tax payers in Latvia pay more attention on the matter of transactions between Registered community designs (RCD) registered by Gencs Valters Law Firm: tricycle "Spārīte" http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/530 Wed, 01 Aug 2012 13:45:28 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/530 On June 2012 has been registered RCD for one of the most popular in Soviet years in Soviet Lithuanian Corporate Income Tax Changes since September 1st, 2012 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/525 Mon, 23 Jul 2012 15:56:44 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/525   Lithuanian Parliament (Seimas) on June 29th, 2012 adopted few changes of the Law on Corporate Income Tax. These Amendments of the Law on Corporate Income Tax connected with stocks and dividends. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/520 Fri, 13 Jul 2012 12:11:42 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/520   With taxation period, which starts from year 2013, taxable tax will not increase the tax period losses from the sale Change of taxation regarding common investment funds in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/515 Thu, 12 Jul 2012 16:08:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/515       Ministry of Finance has sent a new draft of changing the Income Tax Act for approval in other ministries. Iedzīvotāju ienākuma nodokļa piemērošana darījumos ar nekustamo īpašumu. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/510 Mon, 09 Jul 2012 14:56:29 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/510   Likums „Par iedzīvotāju ienākuma nodokli" nosaka, ka ar nodokli ir apliekami tādi darījumi ar nekustamajiem īpašumiem, kuros tiek pārdoti īpašumi, Swedish Chamber of Commerce Traditional Crayfish Party http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/505 Thu, 05 Jul 2012 14:13:56 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/505 The Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Latvia cordially invites the Chamber's member companies, colleagues, partners and friends, to take Personal income tax rate decreased in 2013 – 2015. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/500 Thu, 05 Jul 2012 11:52:51 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/500   Law "On Personal Income Tax" states that the rate of tax to be paid from the annual taxable income is Changes to immigration and granting residence permits in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/495 Wed, 04 Jul 2012 09:36:24 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/495   1. Previously when a person was applying for a residence permit as a member of a board, the permission from Claim to Refund Money Paid for Invalid Shares Emission of Bank “Snoras” Withdrawn http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/490 Mon, 02 Jul 2012 16:16:08 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/490   Vilnius Regional Court by the 28th June judgment withdrew a claim of bank’s “Snoras” new shares emission buyers, Izmaiņas likumā par uzņēmumu ienākuma nodokli attiecībā uz akciju atsavināšanu un dividendēm. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/485 Mon, 11 Jun 2012 10:24:54 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/485   Sākoties ar 2013. gadu ir paredzams ievērojamas izmaiņas uzņēmuma ienākumu nodokļa (UIN) jomā, kas skar akcijas un nodokļus, kas ir Chambers Europe has ranked our firm as top tax advisers in Latvia in 2012 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/480 Wed, 06 Jun 2012 10:33:14 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/480   Chambers and Partners has released its global firm rankings for 2012. This is a guide to the world's leading Bristish Chamber of Commerce in Lithuania publishes our firms news in BCC paper http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/475 Tue, 08 May 2012 15:01:52 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/475     Latvian-Norway tax convention will be amended http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/470 Tue, 24 Apr 2012 15:15:06 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/470   The draft law of Protocol, amending Convention between the Kingdom of Norway and the Republic of Latvia for the avoidance Insolvency Law in Latvia- “IKI” insolvency case in Latvia resolved http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/465 Mon, 23 Apr 2012 15:24:11 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/465     The Private person S.G. applied to Riga city Kurzeme district Court with the Insolvency application against shop "IKI" and "Cento" Tax rates in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia 2012 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/455 Thu, 05 Apr 2012 12:02:22 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/455     Baltic country   Latvia  Our law firm in Estonia participated in Study concerning the application of Directive 2003/8/CE of the Council of 27th January, http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/440 Tue, 03 Apr 2012 14:18:54 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/440 The final report download at this address: EU legal aid : www.eulegalaid.org/ftp2/EU-Legal_AID_Finalreport.zip   CHAPTER FROM FEASIBILITY STUDY ON AN ONLINE PROCEDURE FOR OBTAINING Siūlymas pateikti reikalavimus. Pateikimo terminai. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/245 Fri, 06 Jan 2012 15:52:16 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/245   2011 m. gruodžio 7 d. Vilniaus apygardos teismas priėmė nutartį, dėl bankroto bylos iškėlimo akcinei bankroto bylos iškėlimo akcinei Transfer Pricing in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/191 Thu, 07 Jul 2011 15:19:04 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/191   Transfer pricing in Estonia Where goods, intangibles or services are transferred across the borders within multinational enterprises, transfer pricing becomes an Is it possible to “Rent an Employee” in Lithuania? http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/190 Mon, 20 Jun 2011 12:14:33 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/190 Various agencies offering “rent of employees” have been present in Lithuania for a number of years. The status of those Data Protection in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/189 Mon, 20 Jun 2011 10:16:07 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/189 LITHUANIA    TOPIC – ACCESS 1.1.Legal requirements   Article 22 of the Constitution indicates that the private life of a human being shall be inviolable. Labor law in Lithuania: how to hire and fire employees in Lithuania: Chapters from Multilaw book „How to Hire and http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/188 Tue, 14 Jun 2011 11:07:50 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/188   LITHUANIA  Valters Gencs Gencs Valters Law Firm   1. GENERAL PRINCIPLES Labor law in Estonia: how to hire and fire employees in Estonia: Chapters from Multilaw book „How to Hire and http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/187 Tue, 14 Jun 2011 10:45:59 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/187 ESTONIA Valters Gencs Gencs Valters Law Firm     1. GENERAL PRINCIPLES  Forums For Adjudicating Employment Disputes T Labor law in Latvia: how to hire and fire employees in Latvia: Chapters from Multilaw book „How to Hire and http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/186 Tue, 14 Jun 2011 10:08:33 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/186   LATVIA   Valters Gencs Gencs Valters Law Firm         1. GENERAL PRINCIPLES   Expatriate Salary Taxation in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/185 Thu, 09 Jun 2011 12:56:23 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/185 One of the goals of State Inspection in Lithuania recently was to implement the new legal framework for the taxation Our law firm in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia (the Baltic's) has been acknowledged and voted as a winner in the http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/184 Fri, 03 Jun 2011 13:11:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/184   http://view.vcab.com/?vcabid=glrSejahrScpnglh&count=25/03/2011%2013:21:54-2 Latvia: Opportunity to receive tax holidays of the Corporate Income Tax http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/183 Fri, 27 May 2011 14:23:30 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/183     From the beginning of the year 2011 are renewed tax holidays of the Corporate Income Tax for the large investment Our law firm in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia (the Baltic's) have been nominated as Highly Commended-Top Tier Firms -2011 by http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/182 Wed, 25 May 2011 14:02:11 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/182   Gencs Valters Law firm - Top Tier Law Office in the Baltic's We are proud to announce that our law offices Immigration and Residency in Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/181 Fri, 13 May 2011 15:16:06 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/181 General Information 2011 Immigration and Residency European Union citizens EU citizens have the right to stay in Estonia on the basis of a valid Tax Amnesty in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/180 Mon, 09 May 2011 10:20:37 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/180 Latvia: The Income Legalization of the individuals In the meeting of Secretaries of State the Ministry of Finance of the Republic Lithuanian tax news: progressive tax system in Lithuania http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/179 Wed, 20 Apr 2011 17:12:22 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/179     During the year 2009 Lithuania as well as other Baltic states faced a heavy challenge to combat the adverse financial Personal income tax in Estonia: tax planning in Estonia 2011 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/178 Wed, 20 Apr 2011 16:53:33 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/178   Gencs Valters Law Firm held an expatriate tax planning seminar in Tallinn   The annual Tax Planning seminar was held together with Personal income tax in Lithuania: tax planning in Lithuania 2011 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/177 Wed, 20 Apr 2011 16:28:59 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/177   Tuesday, 19 April 2011   18 April 2011 was a marked day in the calendars of representatives and members of all the We are delighted to inform you that our law firm is recommended in the fully revised and updated 2011 edition http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/176 Mon, 11 Apr 2011 14:30:08 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/176   The editorial is now available online at http://www.legal500.com/books/lfe The firm has been recommended in the following practice Value added tax in Latvia- ECJ case Alstom Power Hydro v. Latvias State Renevue Service. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/175 Wed, 06 Apr 2011 16:02:01 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/175 Value added tax in Latvia- ECJ case Alstom Power Hydro v. Latvias State Renevue Service. VAT refunds Latvia- for nonrezidents- Tax office coments and review. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/174 Wed, 06 Apr 2011 15:56:05 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/174 VAT refunds Latvia- for nonrezidents- Tax office coments  and review. VAT Refunds in Latvia-Tax office review http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/173 Wed, 06 Apr 2011 15:50:31 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/173 VAT Refunds in Latvia-Tax office review Tax evasion in Latvia-Finance Police Summary. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/172 Wed, 06 Apr 2011 15:34:13 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/172 Tax evasion in Latvia-Finance Police Summary. Personal income tax in Estonia: Expatriates tax seminar was held in Tallinn, Estonia on April 18, 2011 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/171 Mon, 04 Apr 2011 15:12:15 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/171   Expatriate Tax Planning    Very welcome to join for an April 18th Business Breakfast on Expatriate Tax Planning at Hotel Telegraaf.   Arranged in cooperation Law firm in Lithuania: Please mark in your calendars 18th of April, 2011 for the Expatriate Tax Planning Seminar in http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/170 Tue, 29 Mar 2011 11:44:50 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/170               The SCC in Lithuania and Gencs Valters Law Firm invite to the 3rd annual seminar in Law Firm in Lithuania - News: Lithuanian Law on Bankruptcy of Natural Persons http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/169 Tue, 22 Mar 2011 15:56:20 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/169 Lithuania and other Baltic countries faced a difficult challenge combating financial instability. One of the Government Measures for the program Law firm in Latvia: Ombudsman reviews capital gains tax in Latvia. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/168 Tue, 15 Mar 2011 16:57:12 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/168     Ombudsman reviews capital gains tax in Latvia. Ombudsman of the Republic of Latvia on February 10, 2011 turned to the Prime Latvian personal income tax, Estonian personal income tax, Lithuanian personal income tax: „Taxation of expatriates in the Baltic’s 2011” http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/167 Fri, 11 Mar 2011 13:30:20 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/167         Click on picture to open slides from „Taxation of expatriates in the Baltic’s 2011” seminar. Law firm in Lithuania: Bad Debts Practice in Lithuania. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/166 Wed, 02 Mar 2011 16:57:56 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/166   Bad Debts Practice in Lithuania   The administrative burden for the recognition of bad debts to be allowable deductions, lowering the taxable Law firm in Latvia: The Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia rules on tax imposed on interest income http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/165 Fri, 25 Feb 2011 15:12:10 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/165     Before January 1, 2010, Section 9 (1) (3) of the Law “On Personal Income Tax” provided that income from deposits We are pleased to announce our firm as a DealMakers Global Award Winner 2011 in the category of Full Service http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/164 Fri, 25 Feb 2011 10:43:49 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/164     Law firm’s in Estonia – our interview in „Baltic Times”, February 24, 2011 - “Law firms provide support for healthy http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/163 Thu, 24 Feb 2011 16:25:20 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/163     The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms: Legal market overview / Financial and corporate http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/162 Tue, 22 Feb 2011 11:00:26 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/162       Gencs Valters Law Firm Our firm's Latvian tax news, Lithuanian tax news and Estonian tax news. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/161 Fri, 18 Feb 2011 11:40:32 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/161     February 2011 Corporate Tax in Latvia VAT in latvia Changes in Tax Laws in Latvia Winner of Full Service Law Firm of the Year in Latvia award in 2010 by Corporate Intl Magazine http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/160 Tue, 01 Feb 2011 15:35:24 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/160     We have great pleasure in informing you that Gencs Valters Law Firm have been successfully chosen as the winner World Bank Doing Business Report 2011.Our firm contributed for the Baltics - Doing Business in Latvia, Doing Business in Lithuania, http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/159 Thu, 20 Jan 2011 15:23:26 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/159 Doing Business report series - World Bank Group Doing Business in Latvia Doing Business in Lithuania Doing Busines in Estonia Personal Income Tax: 9th annual seminar "Expatriate Tax Planning 2011 in the Baltics" was held on March 10 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/158 Thu, 20 Jan 2011 13:08:08 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/158                 The SCC in Latvia and Gencs Valters Law Firm invite to the 9th COMPANY INCORPORATION IN LITHUANIA, ESTONIA AND LATVIA UPDATED http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/157 Tue, 18 Jan 2011 13:39:24 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/157 VAT refunds in Latvia: Video from TV3 NEWS; Valters Gencs gives his opinion on Tax refunds http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/156 Tue, 28 Dec 2010 14:32:00 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/156 EURO IN ESTONIA: ALL ESTONIAN COMPANIES SHALL CHANGE THE SHARE CAPITAL http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/155 Mon, 20 Dec 2010 16:49:06 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/155   On January 1th, 2011 the currency in Estonia will be Euro instead of Kroon, which had been Estonian currency since On November 25, 2010 Valters Gencs was speaking in conference “VAT refunds in Latvia - problems and solutions” in Riga, http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/154 Mon, 29 Nov 2010 14:58:52 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/154     Conference „VAT refund problems and solutions” were held on November 25, 10 in Radisson Pak Hotel Ridzene in Riga, Latvia. Valters Gencs has been nominated by in-house counsel and peers to appear in the Guide to the World’s Leading Tax http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/153 Fri, 26 Nov 2010 10:07:33 +0200 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/153     Please visit: http://www.expertguides.com/default.asp?page=4&guideID=200   Share options in Lithuania: GlobalSharePlans.com report about Lithuania by Gencs Valters Law Firm http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/152 Thu, 21 Oct 2010 12:35:17 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/152   publication in GlobalSharePlans Article "Most recent tax changes in Lithuania" for Tax Planning International http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/151 Thu, 21 Oct 2010 11:05:44 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/151 In 2009, Lithuania and other Baltic countries faced a difficult challenge combating financial instability. Lithuania increased most taxes to offset Thin Capitalization Rules in Lithuania by Gencs Valters Law Firm http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/150 Tue, 19 Oct 2010 16:03:30 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/150 In 2009, Lithuania and other Baltic countries faced a difficult challenge combating financial instability. Lithuania increased most taxes to offset Media, Advertisement and Entertainment Law in Estonia. Chapters from MULTILAW book on Media, Advertising, and Entertainment Law Throughout the World. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/149 Tue, 19 Oct 2010 14:29:22 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/149   Media, Advertisement and Entertainment Law in Estonia   Chapters from MULTILAW book on Media, Advertising & Entertainment Law Throughout the World   This book Media, Advertisement and Entertainment Law in Lithuania. Chapters from MULTILAW book on Media, Advertising, and Entertainment Law Throughout the World. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/148 Tue, 19 Oct 2010 14:13:09 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/148   Media, Advertisement and Entertainment Law in Lithuania   Chapters from MULTILAW book on Media, Advertising & Entertainment Law Throughout the World   This book Media, Advertisement and Entertainment Law in Latvia. Chapters from MULTILAW book on Media, Advertising, and Entertainment Law Throughout the World. http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/147 Tue, 19 Oct 2010 13:46:58 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/147   Media, Advertisement and Entertainment Law in Latvia   Chapters from MULTILAW book on Media, Advertising & Entertainment Law Throughout the World   This book Gencs Valters Law Firm participated in the Nordic Open 2010 in Tallinn, Estonia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/146 Fri, 15 Oct 2010 15:23:01 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/146   Gencs Valters Law Firm partnered with the Estonian Swedish Chamber of Commerce (ESCC), the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Gencs Valters Law Firm: Most recent tax changes in Latvia. Micro-Enterprise Tax in Latvia http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/145 Fri, 15 Oct 2010 14:41:28 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/145 In order to stimulate development of small and medium size enterprises in Latvia, Parliament of Latvia adopted on August Law firm in Estonia: Doing Business in Norway: Our firm held seminar in Tallinn "HOW TO START BUSINESS IN NORWAY" http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/144 Thu, 16 Sep 2010 16:31:55 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/144   Gencs Valters Law Firm, together with AS Bi-Info held a seminar on topic "Starting Business in Norway". Seminar took Article "New Tax Rules Approved for PEs of Companies in Tax Havens" for Tax Planning International http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/143 Thu, 16 Sep 2010 11:11:11 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/143 The Republic of Latvia is currently aspiring to combat shadow economy with enhanced law provisions. Tax evasion by permanent establishments Law firm in Lithuania: Article about firm in Norwegian-Lithuanian Chamber of Commerce magazine http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/142 Wed, 08 Sep 2010 07:10:53 +0300 http://www.gencs.lt/news/view/142 You can download and read it here