Tax

In Slovakia, 2017 brings new tax legislation

January 2017 – The Slovak Government and Parliament made several changes to the tax system with effect from 1 January 2017. The recently adopted amendments concern – among others – corporate and personal income tax, value added tax, special levy...

Boost to Czech investment environment – an amendment to Act on Investment Incentives comes into force at the beginning of May 2015

April 2015 – The Czech government is poised to offer higher support for investment projects. The Czech Republic has passed a law on investment incentives that sets out more attractive conditions for both Czech and international investors in the Czech...

Hungarian Insurance Premium Tax

October 2012 – Effective from 1 January 2013, Hungary will impose tax on insurance premiums. The new insurance premium tax (IPT) regime will have extraterritorial effect, taxing insurance premiums collected by non-Hungarian insurance companies...

Kinstellar named Tax Firm of the Year in Hungary

August 2012 - Kinstellar was named Tax Firm of the Year – Hungary at the DealMakers Annual Tax Awards 2012.  The Award is voted on by the readership of Dealmakers Monthly Magazine, which includes CEOs/CFOs of leading multinationals and banks, private...

Kinstellar contributes to International Comparative Legal Guide to Private Client 2012

January 2012 - Adam Hodon, Managing Associate of Kinstellar’s Bratislava office, and Martina Manurova, Junior Associate, contributed detailed answers to questions regarding corporate taxation in Slovakia for the International Comparative Legal Guide...

A new bank levy in Slovakia?

August 2011 – Following the EU-wide initiatives for the introduction of special levies and taxes on financial institutions, the Slovak draft “Act on Special Levy for Selected Financial Institutions” aims to introduce a levy on the banks and...

Taxes in Slovakia – Four Questions for the Government

September 2010 – The general elections in June 2010 resulted in a change of government and the ruling coalition in Slovakia. Several new ministers (including the Minister of Finance responsible for tax policy) were members of the government during the...

Kinstellar wins Hungarian "Tax Firm of the Year" award

June 2009 - Kinstellar, the leading premium regional law firm for Emerging Europe, is proud to announce that the firm has won the 2009 “Tax Firm of the Year” award for Hungary from International Tax Review, the world’s leading expert publication...