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GOLAW has successfully represented the interests one of the largest agricultural companies in Ukrain

February 2019

GOLAW has successfully represented the interests one of the largest agricultural companies in Ukraine

GOLAW has successfully represented the interests of one of the largest companies of the agrarian sector in Ukraine in a dispute with the tax authority over recognition as unlawful and cancellation of the tax notice decisions for more than 16 million hryvnas.

GOLAW has successfully represented the interests of one of the largest companies of the agrarian sector in Ukraine in a dispute with the tax authority over recognition as unlawful and cancellation of the tax notice decisions for more than 16 million hryvnas.

The main reasons for charging penalties were allegedly performing “unreal” business transactions by the company, technical mistakes in tax returns, and divergence with counterparties' reports. 

GOLAW attorneys managed to refute unlawful decisions and prove groundlessness of conclusions of the tax authority, which in fact had the nature of assumptions.

In addition, GOLAW managed to achieve compensation of legal expenses for professional legal assistance in the amount of more than 6 thousand dollars.

The project was handled by Partner, Head of Tax practice Iryna Kalnytska and Associate Olena Sulyma.

GOLAW is an international full-service law firm with the offices in Kyiv, Odesa (Ukraine) and Berlin (Germany). GOLAW provides sophisticated legal advice and reliable legal assistance in all major sectors, including agribusiness, retail and FMCG, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, financial services, energy and natural resources, transportation and infrastructure, internet technology, and real estate. The firm’s client portfolio includes large and medium-sized, national and foreign companies, as well as private clients.

GOLAW has been recognized by several prestigious international and Ukrainian rankings, such as The Legal 500, Chambers & Partners, IFLR 1000, Best Lawyers, Legal Awards and has been continuously regarded among TOP 10 Leading Law Firms in Ukraine.

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