Nemanja Ilić, Partner, MIM Law Office

NOMINEE FOR COMBATING GREY ECONOMY COMMITTEE VICE CHAIR POSITION

The grey economy is one of the greatest challenges facing the Serbian economy. Grey economy causes tax losses, has a demoralizing effect on taxpayers and undermines the competitiveness of diligent companies. The committee should focus its efforts on developing regulatory frame for suppression of the illegal trade (special focus on internet), protection of the IP rights and prevention of the tax evasion which immanently follows it, through:
  • Improvement of co-ordination and integration between inspections and oversight services
  • Closer integration between various inspectorates, police and State Prosecution, by means of a coordinating body or developing special procedures for the cases
  • Education, recognition and structuring competencies of the authorities
  • Improvement of the legal framework concerning the suppression of the illegal trade on internet.