Article “Avoiding tax risks in providing legal counselling” by Jaak Siim in accounting magazine Raamatupidamisuudised
On 25 November 2015, in the 7th issue of accounting magazine Raamatupidamisuudised the article “Avoiding tax risks in providing legal counselling” by attorney-at-law Jaak Siim was published. In the article, the author is providing an overview about the developments regarding the economic activities of private limited companies which has recently been a widely discussed topic in the Estonian media. The author is presenting his vision for the potential development scenario. Jaak Siim finds that instead of fighting the results of concealing one’s actual employment relations, the law makers and the government should change the circumstances causing such behaviour. The article is analysing the latest decisions of the Estonian Supreme Court regarding the concealing of actual employment relations. Additionally the content of the guidelines compiled by the Estonian Tax and Customs Board on the basis of these court decisions is described.
The article in Estonian can be read by the subscribers of the magazine and the registered users of portal rup.ee.