The Minister of Health informed AmCham that central tendering will be enforced as of 2014 for all state hospitals as well as primary health care institutions (domovi zdravlja) for 90% of their purchases in value, and full implementation will start in 2015
AmCham’s Finance Committee advocated against the current solution expressed in the National Bank of Serbia’s (NBS) Decision, according to which banks, residents and non-residents are excluded from operations with non-deliverable derivatives
The AmCham Finance Committee sent a letter to the Ministry of Finance and Economy suggesting proposals which would exclude financial transactions from the scope of the Law.
AmCham’s Finance and Tax Committee prepared joint letter for the Ministry of Finance and Economy stating the negative effects of the Ministry’s opinion from 2009, interpreting Article 40 of the Corporate Income Tax (CIT) Law, related to the tax treatment of premium payments under the option contract for protection against changes of interest rates.
On 18 April 2013 Director of Tax Administration Igor Simič has officially appointed Igor Lončarević, Chair of the Tax Committee in AmCham as a member of Advisory Board of the Director of Tax Administration