already in force

New treatment of share redemption income

Amendments to the Corporate Income Tax Act and the Personal Income Act in Poland went into force on 1 January 2011, including changes in the tax treatment of share redemption transactions.

Easier to file for bankruptcy

An amendment to the Polish Bankruptcy Law went into effect on 22 December 2010, giving debtors a chance to supplement deficient bankruptcy petitions while maintaining the original filing date.

New authority for fiscal inspectors

When must a financial institution release information to fiscal audit authorities identifying the holder of a bank account?

New authority for environmental inspectors to issue fines

The list of offences for which inspectors may impose fines by issuing a notice of penalty to violators has been expanded.

What do fiscal inspectors need to know about us?

At the end of July 2010 an amendment to the Polish Fiscal Audit Act went into effect. Of particular interest is Art. 7c, which expands the obligations of businesses to provide information to tax inspectors.

Amendments to Fiscal Audit Act

An amendment to the Fiscal Audit Act of 28 September 1991 went into effect on 30 July 2010.