Author: Daria Kravets

7 Steps to get a work permit in Ukraine

The employer (a company) should apply for the work permit in order to hire a foreign employee. The overall process of getting a work permit could be split into the following seven steps:               1. Preparing necessary documents from the employee: a passport, a notarized translation of the passport, a photo cards of the employee, tax ID number, etc. The list of documents may be longer if foreigner belongs to the special category of employees.       2. Preparing necessary documents from the employer: a draft of a labor agreement, an application...

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Getting a tax ID number in Ukraine

Tax ID number or individual taxpayer number (ІНН) is possible to get in the local tax authority. To obtain it a foreigner should submit a translated and notarized copy of his passport, copy of the page with entrance stamp to Ukraine and an application. Also, a foreigner should provide information about his home address, contact details, citizenship, place, and date of birth, etc. It takes 5 working days to get a tax ID number. Usually, foreigner issues a notarized power of attorney to the lawyer, who applies for tax ID number on his behalf. Tax id number is needed in...

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11 steps of getting residence permit in Ukraine through opening a business

The most common way to become legalized in Ukraine is through registering a business in Ukraine and getting employed in your company on a position of a director. To do that the foreigner should do the following: Get a Tax ID number Foreigner should apply in person to the tax authority or issue a power of attorney to a lawyer, also a notarized translation of the passport to be submitted. Prepare of the necessary documents for the company registration It is a task for lawyers, they would need following information from founders: сompany’s name, types of business activity, taxation...

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VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES IN UKRAINE 2018

Nowadays, Ukrainian community provides numerous volunteering opportunities for foreigners. Non-profitable organizations encourage society to participate in projects concerned the healthcare, teaching, sport etc. At the same time legislation allows foreigners to stay in Ukraine for volunteering. Here is some information about volunteering projects in Ukraine: Charitable organization “Tabletochki” The “Tabletochki” Foundation helps in the treatment of cancer patients. They work with volunteers in hospitals, non-hospital volunteers, and fundraising volunteers. Volunteers come to the hospital to conduct creative classes, teach foreign languages. They arrange performances and contests for children, sing songs and read books. The team welcomes schoolchildren, students, active moms in the...

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