December 2015


The TOP Estonian business consulting companies of newspaper Äripäev: small companies outperformed the market leaders

On November 30, 2015 the business newspaper Äripäev published its TOP of the Estonian business consulting companies, where this year the small business consulting companies, perhaps unknown by name, outperformed the leading companies of the sector. ›››

November 2015


Sworn auditors celebrated the 25th anniversary of auditors activities in Estonia

On 13.11.2015 the jubilee conference of sworn auditors took place in Tallinn in Kultuurikatel to celebrate the 25th anniversary of auditors' activities in Estonia. ›››

October 2015


Rödl & Partner in Estonian Companies’ Competitiveness Ranking 2015

Rödl & Partner Audit OÜ and Rödl & Partner OÜ both placed in TOP 50 in the biggest entrepreneurship competition in Estonia in the category of the most competitive companies in the area of activity of provision of services. ›››

September 2015


Rödl & Partner Audit OÜ passed the internal audit quality review

In September, a regular internal quality review on the provision of audit services was carried out in Rödl & Partner Audit OÜ. The quality of all examined audit engagements and the practice of the provision of audit services received the highest possible feedback. ›››


Katrina Laiv was granted the professional title of a sworn auditor

We are pleased to inform that Katrina Laiv, who has been working as an auditor’s assistant at Rödl & Partner Audit OÜ for seven years, has been granted the professional title of a sworn auditor. ›››

April 2015

March 2015


Germany Economy Award in Estonia 2015

On May 7, 2015 the German-Baltic Chamber of Commerce will give out „German Economy Award in Estonia 2015”. This year the main criterion is "Success from new markets". All enterprises that have managed to find new markets for their products and services in the new political and economic situation are welcome to participate.


Mart Nõmper was re-elected to Supervisory Board at General Assembly 2015 of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Estonia

On March 6, 2015 the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Estonia held its General Assembly 2015, providing an overview on the economic position and directions of SCCE and re-electing the members and chairman of the Supervisory Board, the Ombudsman and the Auditors. ›››


Important guidelines from Supreme Court regarding contracting disputes

Monica Pihlak, attorney-at-law of Rödl & Partner, represented Ms. Ülle Kink in Supreme Court. Ms. Ülle Kink turned to Monica Pihlak for help after having received negative decisions in two courts of first instance.

On 2 March 2015 the Supreme Court made a decision in the Dalton Kinnisvara OÜ versus Ülle Kink civil matter no. 3-2-1-145-14, annulling the decisions of previous instance courts. The decision of the Supreme Court is important for analysis and deciding on questions concerning problematic construction disputes and fulfilling / not fulfilling other contracts of services. ›››

February 2015


Rödl & Partner OÜ received an activity license for trust and company services

Inspection service of the Financial Intelligence Unit of the Police and Border Guard Board issued an activity license no. FIU000129 to Rödl & Partner OÜ for the provision of trust and company services. ›››


Rödl & Partner successfully passed ISO re-audit

In October 2014 Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance Ltd, provider of Business Assurance services, conducted a re-audit at Rödl & Partner OÜ and approved the quality management system of Rödl & Partner. ›››

January 2015


Tax rates in Estonia in 2015

Income tax rate, basic exemption, additional basic exemption in case of pensions, monthly rate which is the basis of minimum social tax obligation and unemployment insurance rates changed starting from 01.01.2015. ›››


Declaration of circumstances influencing the income tax liability

By February 10, 2015 companies shall declare the circumstances influencing income tax liability as of 31 December 2014. Resident legal persons and non-residents specified in § 53 of the Income Tax Act are required to declare in the tax return TSD specified in § 54(2) of the Income Tax Act submitted by February 10, 2015, all circumstances influencing the income tax liability specified in § 50 and § 53 of the Income Tax Act as of 31 December 2014. From then on circumstances influencing income tax liability shall be declared in the tax return of the period when they incurred. ›››


Taxation of remuneration paid to a non-resident member of a management or controlling body

An amendment of the Income Tax Act regarding the taxation of the remuneration paid to a non-resident member of a management or controlling body has entered into force starting from 01.01.2015. Remuneration is subject to taxation irrespective of whether the payment is made by a resident or non-resident (e.g. parent company). ›››