ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Jul 2014In July 2014, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.
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Article 333.28, point 17, 23 and 24, Tax code of the Russian Federation,
21 2014 . N 221-
On 21 July 2014 the Russian Government approved Federal Law No.221-FZ. It entered into force as of 1 January 2015. It considerably raised the state fees for foreign workers from visa-requiring countries set in Article 333.28, point 17, 23 and 24 of the Tax Code of the Russian Federation.
For each single foreign worker from visa-requiring countries the state fee for:
The permit for recruitment and use of foreign workers from visa-requiring countries and, in the majority of the cases, their work permit have to be renewed each year.