On 16 December, 2015 AEB Taxation Committee held an Open Business Meeting “Is the Russian Tax Reform at an end?” at Ararat Park Hyatt Moscow.
The traditional end-of-the-year event covered recent legislative developments in tax sphere, new taxation initiatives introduced by the Russian Government, as well as practical tax matters, such as BEPS reports, transfer pricing, beneficial ownership concept, ecological levy, court practice on tax matters, etc.
The Chairperson of Taxation Committee, PwC, Dr. Alina Lavrentieva moderated the event.
AEB CEO Dr.Frank Schauff made opening remarks. Deputy Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation Sergey Shatalov was a distinguished guest. He made a key note speech about Russian tax system, its new tasks and challenges.
Deputy Head of the Unit of information exchange with foreign countries, Department of standards and international relations, Federal Tax Service of the Russian Federation Alexandra Kadet was a special guest.
Among the speakers of the event were:
Arseny Seidov, Baker & McKenzie
Nina Gulis, KPMG
Anton Nikiforov, Pepeliaev Group
Evgenya Veter, EY
Vladimir Konstantinov, PwC
Andrey Bashkirov, Procter & Gamble
Alexander Erasov, Goltsblat BLP
Kirill Roubalskiy, Dentons
Photo L-R: Alexandra Kadet, Deputy Head of the Unit of information exchange with foreign countries, Department of standards and international relations, Federal Tax Service of the Russian Federation; Alina Lavrentieva, Chairperson of the AEB Taxation Committee, PwC; Sergey Shatalov, Deputy Minister of Finance of the RF; Frank Schauff, AEB CEO.