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Taxation Committee – Activities

Draca for BBC on Transport Compensation

Draca for BBC on Transport Compensation

On April 4 at the BBC Serbia web portal, Taxation Committee President Dragan Draca successfully promoted the need to abolish the new obligation for companies to justify compensation for transport costs to the employees. He said that the obligation, imposed by the new Opinion by the Finance Ministry, sparked worries and doubts among the companies….

Dragan Draca on Taxes for NIN

Dragan Draca on Taxes for NIN

In an opinion for NIN weekly on May 9, Taxation Committee President Dragan Draca drew attention to the most significant issues in taxation, including insufficient transparency in lawmaking process, needed modernization of Tax Administration and inconsistent law implementation. He also used this opportunity to tackle the recent issue of compensation of transport costs for employees,…

Elections and Reorganization of Committees

Elections and Reorganization of Committees

Hereby we announce the regular elections for FIC Committees and the implementation of the reorganization of Committees. Reorganization is aimed at increasing efficiency and will result in decrease of their number from 11 to 8. Having in mind the current situation with COVID-19 epidemic and preventive measures that can be taken, the elections will be…

FIC Tax Committee President at FIC Guide 2020/21

FIC Tax Committee President at FIC Guide 2020/21

Dragan Drača, President of the FIC Taxation Committee (PricewaterhouseCoopers d.o.o.) We Hope For a Resumption of Dialogue We expect a continuation of the constructive dialogue with the Ministry of Finance linked to the improvement of tax regulations and practises, along with greater transparency and the timely public presenting of all draft regulations. The aggravated and…

Insight into Discussion of FIC Online Conference on Digitalization

Insight into Discussion of FIC Online Conference on Digitalization

On June 2, FIC organized online Conference on Digitalization titled: ‘’Digitalization in Serbian Regulations: Possibilities and Limitations’’. Interest of both members and state institutions was high. The event attracted around 100 FIC members and gathered 15 representatives of the 7 state and Government institutions to discuss with FIC Committee chairpersons challenges and benefits of digitalization…

Last NKTOT Meeting in 2019

Last NKTOT Meeting in 2019

On December 27 FIC participated at the session of the National Coordination Body for Trade Facilitation (NKTOT). Action plans for the expert working groups of the Body for 2020 and 2021 were presented and discussed in view of being adopted by mid-January. Participants were provided the Draft plans ahead of the meeting. FIC was represented…

Taxation Committee Elections

Taxation Committee Elections

We hereby wish to inform you that the Taxation Committee will hold electronic elections in November, followed by a meeting. We invite you to submit nominations and participate in voting. The virtual meeting will be held on November 5 at 15.00 (via Microsoft Team app). Committee Programme for the next two years will also be…

USAID Presentation on VAT Taxing of E-Services

USAID Presentation on VAT Taxing of E-Services

On October 16th, USAID held presentation for FIC members on VAT taxation of e-services. The presentation of VAT on e-services was held within the USAID CfG Project which, in cooperation with the Finance Ministry, is working on a Draft Rulebook on the Determination of Services Provided Electronically for the purposes of the VAT Act. Presentation…