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Tax disputes

The tax practice at Pankov and Associates includes consulting on general tax issues as well as pre-trial settlement of disputes with tax agencies and representation of taxpayers in court.

Pankov and Associates have vast experience handling tax issues in arbitration and general courts at all levels across Russia, including tax refunds and appeals against rulings, actions, and inaction by tax agencies.

Pre-trial settlement of disputes with tax agencies:

  • consultation on tax disputes;
  • support during on-site tax inspections and inspections at tax agency offices;
  • services for pre-trial settlement of tax disputes and conduct of out-of-court disputes with tax authorities;
  • assistance in recovery of tax overpayments and unjustified charges.

Tax disputes:

  • strategy design for tax disputes;
  • preparation of documents and body of proof;
  • court appeal against decisions by tax agencies;
  • conduct of tax disputes in arbitration and general courts;
  • preparation of procedure documents for court hearings contesting a decision by a tax agency (statements of claim, responses to statements of claim, appeals and cassation applications in respect of court rulings);
  • challenging a court ruling via appeal and cassation.

Quality and observance of deadlines are monitored by the senior partner, ensuring the best standards.

Pankov and Associates charge for services by the hour, i.e. the amount you pay is equal to the number of hours spent providing services multiplied by the hourly rate of the relevant consultant.

Hourly payment rates of Pankov and Associates (rubles)

Senior partner500$
Managing partner450$
Tax consultant350$
Senior lawyer350$
Assistant lawyer250$

Our professionals work in the spheres of corporate development, business management, tax planning and litigation. We can provide legal protection for your business, strengthen its legal foundations, defend the interests of your company in court, and accurately assess its position in respect of both Russian and international law.

We conform to international professional standards