Department profile submitted by Ilyashev & Partners
The firm has exceptional expertise and highly knowledgeable team of lawyers in Tax Practice who demonstrated profound experience working on numerous largest and most significant deals that have taken place in Ukraine in recent years, acting for many of the world’s and Ukraine’s leading companies.
Our tax practice falls in to 5 main areas:
- Budget-related Legislation
- Corporate Taxes
- Customs & Duties
- Personal Taxes
- Tax Litigation
The firm regularly acts on high value tax disputes, challenging tax assessment notices, restoration of the right to VAT credit and VAT refund, appeals against penalties.
Recent work highlights
In the advisory area the firm advised on structuring relations with technical aid recipients, with due regard to tax and regulatory issues, as well as anticorruption issues arising during implementation of “Strengthening Ukrainian Special infrastructure for absorption of IDPs” Project of German Development Agency. The firm represented State Enterprise Antonov in challenging USD 39 million of penalties and acted in court regarding settlement of arrears of around USD 3 million related to overpayment of income tax.