Schaffer & Partner

Schaffer & Partner

The Prague office of Schaffer & Partner has been active on the Czech market since 1997 and is as one of the few international offices in the Czech Republic offering a variety of services comprising tax, legal and auditing services.

Our Prague office renders services in Czech, Slovak, German and English.

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Introduction of the company: 

Unsubstantiated monitoring of employees to be sanctioned by Labor Inspectorate

Tuesday, 19. September 2017 - 16:06
The possibility to authorize the Labor Inspectorate to impose sanctions on employers who breach their employees’ privacy has been debated for a rather significant length of time as the breach is...

Minimum wages to be increased in 2018

Friday, 15. September 2017 - 12:00
The Czech government has approved a bill submitted by the Minister of Labor and Social Affairs regarding an increase of the minimum wages as of January 2018, a year after the previous increase was...

Constitutional Court: putative employee deserves protection

Tuesday, 12. September 2017 - 11:28
The Constitutional court has recently heard a case of for damages claim of a job applicant (ruling I. US 615/17). The applicant visited the location of the potential employer on a basis of a job...

Liability of Directors Article

Friday, 27. January 2017 - 10:16
In our Window Abroad section of the Schaffer News October issue, we introduced our Indian partner legal office Lex Counsel to you. In co-operation with our colleagues there, we published an article...

AGN Annual Tax Survey

Thursday, 30. June 2016 - 16:28
AGN, international network connecting tax advisors worldwide has published their annual survey comparing European countries in six tax categories. In the documents below you can see how your country...

Development of Czech companies in Turkey

Friday, 22. April 2016 - 13:31
The Chairman of the Czech-Turkish Joint Chamber of Commerce and a partner of our Schaffer & Partner, Mr Aleš Eppinger, gave an interview to Hospodářské noviny about the development of Czech...

Schaffer news 082017

Monday, 28. August 2017 - 17:28
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Professional Sportsperson - Tradesperson or Free-lancer?

Monday, 21. August 2017 - 19:04
A recent litigation between Mr David Lafata (a footballer for AC Sparta Prague) and financial authorities regarding the taxation of professional sportspersons (specifically team game players) has...

Introduction of "Cover Gap" in Insolvency Act

Monday, 21. August 2017 - 18:49
The latest amendment of the Insolvency Act introduces the term of "cover gap" which is closely connected with certain items in the report of the level of liquidity. Our article explains the meaning...

Non-taxable costs to become taxable ones?

Tuesday, 12. September 2017 - 10:46
In July, the Supreme Administrative Court of the Czech Republic issued an important ruling (judgement 9 Afs 231/2016 – 50) regarding rather a problematic clause concerning the taxability of certain...

The prohibition of unilateral appointment of an arbitrator also stands among business enterprises

Friday, 16. June 2017 - 16:43
The prohibition of unilateral appointment of an arbitrator also stands among business enterprises In a recent judgment (23 Cdo 1098/2016), the Supreme Court dealt with the extremely practical issue...

The Right of Prior User and Local Reach

Friday, 9. June 2017 - 14:19
It often happens that business undertakings use marks for their goods that are not formally registered at the Industrial Property Office. Possible reasons for this include an effort to save money on...

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