Late June this year, the lower house of the Parliament of Kazakhstan (Majilis) approved in the first reading the draft amendments to the Tax Code introducing the so-called “Google tax” ( extraterritorial online service VAT ) in Kazakhstan.
The legislation is expected to pass the final second reading in the autumn and take effect from January 2021. Kazakhstan would then join a growing list of post-Soviet and EMEA jurisdictions introducing this model of taxation of digital services at the national level.
PLMR elected as Chair of the Global Communications Alliance
PLMR is delighted to have been elected as Chair of the Global Communications Alliance (GCA) – a network of 17 independent communications agencies which spans