Our lawyers have extensive experience advising Russian and foreign clients on the legal aspects of taxation, including support for restructuring of holdings in several jurisdiction, tax audit, legal support to clients during tax audits and representing clients in tax disputes.
Our expertise includes:
- advising on tax regulations
- recommendations on how to optimally structure international holdings in order to minimize client»s tax burden
- analyzing tax implications of transactions
- inquiries to the eligible authorities on the application of tax regulations
- conducting tax due diligence, evaluation of corporate tax planning, existing or potential tax risks
- on-site and in-house audit support, including preparations of objections to the acts of the tax authorities in the course of audit examination
- tax planning and optimization
- tax disputes support
- administrative disputes support, appeals against administrative prosecution
- Developing recommendations on reducing the tax burden and minimizing the risks of the companies belonging to Smeshariki Group
- Legal representation on tax disputes with regard to claiming illegal the tax prosecution and charging additional taxes.
- Representing Russian branch of Tebodin, a multinational engineering company, in the dispute with the tax authorities on tax remission
- Successful out-of-court settlement of a tax dispute