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Belarus: Work Experience Qualification for Judicial Experts Simplified

(Aug. 11, 2009) On January 6, 2009, the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus (MOJ) significantly simplified the procedure for obtaining a qualification certificate as a “judicial expert” by issuing the Regulations on Judicial Experts' Certification. (Decision of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus on Certain Issues of Licensing of […]

Belarus: Flat Taxation System Introduced

(July 30, 2009) In 2009, the Republic of Belarus joined the countries that have a flat income tax system. Previously, income tax rates for individuals as defined under the Law of the Republic of Belarus on Natural Persons' Income Tax of December 21, 1991, No. 1327-XII (hereinafter Income Tax Law) provided for a progressive scale […]