Autumn tax package

On 22 November 2016 the Hungarian Parliament approved the autumn tax package. In addition to the two main objectives of the changes (i.e. reducing the tax charges and increasing competitiveness), decreasing tax bureaucracy has also become important.

Posting of Workers Directive – current situation and challenges

Under the “1996 Posting of Workers Directive” (Directive 96/71/EC; “PWD”), “posted worker” means a worker who, for a limited period of time, carries out his work in the territory of a Member State other than the State in which he normally works. Posted workers are different from EU mobile workers in that sense that they remain in the host Member State temporarily and do not integrate into its labour market.