Articles by Elena Orlovskaya

Is It Worth Paying Income Tax in Russia?

  • 07 December 10
  • Beiten Burkhardt Moscow
In 2001 the complicated progressive structure of individual income taxation in Russia was replaced with a flat tax rate of 13 percent for tax residents and 30 percent for non-residents. This price to be paid by individuals for working in Russia is relatively low in comparison to most developed countries.