JPM’s Senior partner Nenad Popovic, Head of the Corporate Department is currently participating in the 2019 Lex Mundi Cross-Border Transactions Practice Group Global Meeting and Client Seminar in London.
Month: January 2019
On 7 December, 2018, National assembly adopted the Law on fees for use of public goods, which will be applicable from 1 January 2019, except for the provisions which are related to fee for protection and improvement of the environment, applicable from 1 March 2019, and provisions which are related to water pollution fee, applicable from 1 January 2020.
On 7th December 2018 the Parliament of the Republic of Serbia adopted the amendments to the Personal Income Tax Law and the Law on compulsory social insurance contributions, which came into force on 16th December 2018.
A new standard, IFRS 16 “Leases”, applies to annual reporting periods commencing as of 1 January. Still, Serbia has not yet transposed the standard, meaning that, for the time being, changes introduced by the new standard are not in force in Serbia.
Stefan Jovičić, Senior Associate at JPM Banking & Finance department, obtained LL.M. degree and successfully defended his master thesis “Possibilities of Crowdfunding in Serbian and Comparative Law“.
As of 1 January 2019, the National Bank of Serbia (“NBS”) took over the competencies of the Ministry of Finance and its department Tax Administration for issuance and revocation of licences to perform exchange operations.