Tax Tax

We provide the full scope tax services, including tax consultancy, tax disputes, transactional tax, and tax planning. We provide solutions to the most difficult and unique tax issues and represent our clients in disputes with the tax authorities and in the courts.

24.4
bln
USD
total worth of transactions
in tax in 2015
  • Landmark transactions

    We are regularly involved in complex Ukrainian and international transactions, acting for Ukrainian and multinational companies in various industries.

  • Cooperation with foreign law firms

    Cooperating with leading foreign law firms, we deliver top-level services based on our profound knowledge of Ukraine's tax system, a full understanding of foreign tax systems, and practical experience in matters of international taxation.

  • Business associations

    We are active members in major business associations, which gives us direct access to key decision-makers in the government and the tax authorities of Ukraine. We also actively participate in initiatives to improve Ukrainian tax laws.

  • Responsible Partner
  • Key experience
  • Publications
  • Recognition
  • Our Team
Responsible Partner
Mykola Stetsenko
Managing Partner
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Mykola Stetsenko is the Managing Partner of AVELLUM with the primary focus on corporate/M&A, competition, real estate, and tax.
Key experience

Key experience

Corporate restructuring of Roshen Group
Legal Advisor to Roshen
Settlement of Prime Assets Capital trust and transfer of Roshen Group
Legal Advisor to Roshen
Exchange of assets and JV between GlaxoSmithKline and Novartis
20 bln USD
Legal Advisor to Novartis
Advice on tax aspects of Eurobond offering, fully guaranteed by the United States of America
1.0 bln USD
Legal Advisor to the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine
Advice on tax aspects of a loan from the Japan International Cooperation Agency
108,2 bln JPY
Legal Advisor to the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine
Loan from Export Development Canada
200 CAD mln
Legal Advisor to the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine
Advice to Noteholders’ Committee of Mriya Agro Holding Plc on operational and transactional issues
470 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Noteholders’ Committee of Mriya Agro Holding Plc
Corporate restructuring of one of the largest liquefied gas and oil products distributors in Ukraine
Legal Advisor to Nadezhda Group
Corporate group restructuring
Legal Advisor to AVK
Corporate group restructuring
Legal Advisor to Yug Rusi Group
Corporate group restructuring
Legal Advisor to Omega-Avtopostavka Group
Corporate group restructuring
Legal Advisor to Rise Group
Corporate group restructuring
Legal Advisor to Industrial Milk Company Group
Corporate group restructuring
Legal Advisor to Loture Group
Corporate group restructuring
Legal Advisor to New Products Group
Corporate group restructuring
Legal Advisor to Kalyna Group
Corporate group restructuring of one of the leading distributors of beverages and spirits in Ukraine
Legal Advisor to Group
Corporate group restructuring of agro assets of one of the largest financial-industrial groups in Ukraine
Legal Advisor to Group
Corporate group restructuring of one of the leading pharmaceutical producers in Ukraine
Legal Advisor to Group
Publications

Publications

  • Trust as a mean of asset protection (In Russian)

    10 February 2017
    Andrii Gumenchuk
  • Volatility and Complexity in Tax Rules

    9 September 2016
    Vadim Medvedev
  • Inheritance of Foreign Shares (In Ukrainian)

    6 September 2016
    Vadim Medvedev
    Andrii Gumenchuk
  • Avellum lawyers on admission of tax officials to conduct the audit (In Russian)

    25 November 2015
    Vadim Medvedev
    Pavlo Shovak
  • Taxation of Transactions with Software (In Russian)

    24 November 2015
    Pavlo Shovak
  • Avellum lawyers on informational requests of tax authorities (In Ukrainian)

    14 October 2015
    Vadim Medvedev
    Pavlo Shovak
  • Comment: Ruling of the Higher Administrative Court of Ukraine on Offsetting... (In Ukrainian)

    12 August 2015
    Pavlo Shovak
  • Comment: Expected Changes In Ukraine’s Tax Ruling Practice (in Russian)

    5 August 2015
    Pavlo Shovak
  • Comment: NBU will not consider "technical" tax debt (In Ukrainian)

    14 July 2015
    Pavlo Shovak
  • New Wave of Changes Sweep Over Ukraine’s Transfer Pricing Rules

    9 March 2015
    Vadim Medvedev
  • Comment: Benefits and Drawbacks of the Tax Code (in Russian)

    16 February 2015
    Mykola Stetsenko
  • Comment: Benefits and Drawbacks of the Tax Code (in Russian)

    8 February 2015
    Vadim Medvedev
  • What Should Be Changed in Transfer Pricing Legislation (in Russian)

    26 January 2015
    Vadim Medvedev
  • Parliament Approves Tax Package

    19 January 2015
    Vadim Medvedev
  • Recognition

    Recognition

    AVELLUM’s tax practice offers comprehensive international tax planning and tax structuring assistance. 
    World Tax 2016
    The practice uses the firm-wide experience of partners who are recognized in the fields of finance and tax. 
    World Tax 2015
    AVELLUM is good value for money. 
    Our Team

    Our Team

    Vadim Medvedev
    Counsel
    Andriy Romanchuk
    Associate
    Vladyslav Aleksandrov
    Associate