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In order to encourage Polish companies to invest, the government decided to introduce a solution in Poland which is called Estonian CIT, a taxation model that has been successfully operating in Estonia for 20 years. Pursuant to the new regulations, from 2021, Polish capital companies will be able to pay corporate income tax (CIT) only at the time of payment of profits, provided that certain requirements are met, which we will describe below.
A decision of the administrative authority refusing a residence permit can be negative for various reasons. Sometimes the refusal is justified, for example if the foreigner didn’t meet all the conditions or didn’t submit the required documents. However, sometimes it happens that an official makes a mistake and issue a negative decision, despite the fact that in this situation of a foreigner, according to the law, permission should be granted. Fortunately, a foreigner may appeal to a higher instance authority against any administrative decision.
The current situation associated with the coronavirus pandemic means that personal presence to attend a shareholders' meeting is sometimes difficult. For this reason, many shareholders are wondering if they can attend a shareholder’s meeting online.
We recommend every entrepreneur who starts his business in Poland to create an account on PUE ZUS website. There are many benefits, including the fact that you can always and at any time obtain an information about social security payments, the arrears (if there are) submit applications. In addition, you can receive various documents such as statement on no arrears in payments, confirmation social insurance for submitting in various state institutions, monthly declarations. Registering an individual profile on PUE ZUS will be useful for both representatives and management of the board, as well as for employees who are registered in ZUS.
A foreigner moving to Poland for permanent residence sooner or later is thinking about purchasing or transporting his car. Regardless of the option chosen, he needs to go through the process of exchanging a foreign driver’s license with a Polish one.