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Eversheds Sutherland

7 GASHEKA STREET, 123056 MOSCOW, RUSSIA
Tel:
Work +7 495 662 6434
Fax:
Fax +7 495 662 6436
Email:
Web:
www.eversheds-sutherland.ru
Eversheds Sutherland, Andrey Grachev, Moscow, RUSSIA

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Andrey Grachev

Tel:
Work +7 (903) 157 0912
Email:
Web:
www.eversheds-sutherland.ru
Eversheds Sutherland

Work Department

Tax planning and consultancy, Tax dispute resolution

Position

Counsel

Career

Andrey is a counsel at our Moscow office and heads the firm’s tax practice. He has over 13 years of experience successfully representing clients in negotiations with tax authorities and in tax litigation. He gives advice on Russian and international taxation matters, in particular questions related to beneficial ownership, applicable VAT taxation for different types of services, and unjustified tax benefits in various forms.

Under Andrey’s leadership, our tax practice takes on projects related to tax structuring for clients’ Russian businesses, developing and adapting corporate clients’ business processes that are taxation-relevant. Among the clients in our tax practice are companies active in transport & logistics, aviation, e-commerce, retail, pharma, diversified industrials and agriculture. 

Andrey has a long academic track-record, with over 100 publications and participations in public events related to tax issues.

Andrey is lecturing at the National Research University Higher School of Economics in Institute of Tax Management and Real Estate Economics within the courses “Strategic tax planning and risk management”, “Tax advocacy” and others.

Languages

Russian, English

Member

Member of Tax and Budget Committee of the Russian State Duma.

Andrey was one of the leading experts for the Federal Law # 163-FZ of 18.07.2017 (GAAR reform, new article 54.1 of the RF Tax Code) and for the Federal Law # 244-FZ of 03.07.2016 (VAT on the electronically supplied services in Russia).

Education

National Research University Higher School of Economics – Specialist in Law

Kutafin Moscow State Law University (MSAL) – PhD in Law


Russia

Tax

Within: Tax

Eversheds Sutherland's tax capabilities were bolstered by the arrival of counsel Andrey Grachev, who is now heading the practice, and senior associate Anton Borisichev from KPMG Russia in April 2018. Grachev is 'highly competent, efficient and experienced' in domestic and international tax structures, due diligence and tax dispute resolution, while Borisichev is 'a creative thinker and is able to find multiple solutions to one issue'. Olga Eremina and Daria Korshakova are also names to note.

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