Depending on business objectives our clients seek us out to get advice on tax and customs law, either as a stand-alone service or as an integrated part of comprehensive legal support.
Years of experience and expertise accumulated by our tax practice team, repeatedly recognized by experts, professional associations and the corporate world as one of the best in Ukraine, allow us to offer a wide range of optimal, commercially viable and sustainable solutions to the most challenging tasks in the area of tax planning, M&A transactions, corporate restructuring, comprehensive support of foreign operations and disputes with regulatory authorities.
In addition to developing effective and practice-proven solutions in all areas of tax and customs legislation that are based on industry-specific insight, we also successfully introduce new tools of tax planning, meeting the most stringent requirements of our clients.
Tax advice on planning and implementation of corporate restructurings, M&A transactions, international and local financing and refinancing, as well as other complex deals, including cross-border transactions.
Tax advice on international taxation in favourable foreign jurisdictions and tax planning.
Full support in order for clients to receive positive individual customs and tax clarifications (opinions) on the complex issues of tax / customs law, preliminary approvals of tax implications of certain operations.
Consulting on customs law, including advice related to the definition of customs value of goods (including royalty, engineering and other «problematic» components of customs value), the calculation of customs duties, the application of preferences, as well as deal structuring.
Tax risk management of key operations (including in preparation for governmental revenue authority audits / State customs service audits), legal support during tax audits.
Advising and representing clients before courts regarding the application of sanctions for violation of tax legislation, additional accrual of tax liabilities, illegality of tax audits, reimbursement of excessive amounts of paid taxes/duties, challenging the actions of customs authorities regarding the determination of the customs value.