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135 ABYLAI KHAN AVENUE, 050000 ALMATY, KAZAKHSTAN
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Work +7 727 258 2380
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Fax +7 727 258 2381
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Kanat Skakov

Tel:
Work +7 (727) 258 23 80
Email:
Dentons

Work Department

Tax and Customs, Litigation

Position

Kanat is a partner in the Almaty office. He heads the firm’s tax practice, which provides a wide range of local and international tax advice, and represents clients in tax litigation. He is also active in other related legal areas such as customs, corporate, and regulatory issues.

Career

Partner - Dentons Kazakhstan (formerly Salans), Almaty (2010 to date); Of Counsel - Salans, Almaty (2008-2009); Associate - Salans, Almaty (2002-2007).

Languages

Kazakh, Russian, English.

Member

Kazakhstan Bar Association; International Bar Association.

Education

University College London (LL.M., 2001); Kazakh State Law Academy (Law Degree with honours, 2000).


Kazakhstan

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Dentons’ multi-disciplinary practice has strong expertise in contractual, banking, and tax and customs-related disputes. Kanat Skakov co-heads the practice and has a significant background in the natural resources sector. Fellow co-head Victoria Simonova specialises in complex commercial litigation and arbitration. Aigoul Kenjebayeva is active in tax, commercial and debt recovery-related disputes.

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Tax and customs

Within: Leading individuals

Kanat Skakov - Dentons

Within: Tax and customs

Dentons’ tax team focuses on advisory and contentious issues. Dispute resolution specialist Kanat Skakov heads the practice and has advised on tax and customs matters for international and domestic clients.

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