Anton Zykov to head the Tax Dispute Resolution group at Deloitte CIS
Moscow, 21 November 2017. Anton Zykov has joined the Tax and Legal practice at Deloitte CIS as a Partner and Leader of the Tax Dispute Resolution group based in Moscow. He will lead projects involving administrative disputes, litigations, and bankruptcies, as well as tax reliefs and other forms of state support.
Anton has more than 17 years of experience in advising clients in Russia and globally on commercial, regulatory and tax disputes. Не also led the Dispute Resolution practice at an international consulting company. He worked with clients on major transactions and operations in strictly regulated industries, representing them in court and developing relationships with government authorities. Anton has extensive experience working with clients in such sectors as banking and security market, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals and construction.
Anton is recognized as an expert on Russian law in the London Court of International Arbitration. He is listed in the rankings of prestigious international agencies, and is consistently recommended by the International Tax Review among leading tax dispute resolution lawyers in Russia.
“We are pleased to welcome Anton Zykov to Deloitte,” Svetlana Meyer, Partner, Tax & Legal Leader at Deloitte CIS, said. “Anton has the reputation as a top-notch specialist on tax dispute resolution. Over the past several years, he has occupied top spots in international ratings. I am confident that Anton’s reputation and extensive experience will add to the range of our services, as well as transform their quality.”
“I am honored to become part of the Deloitte team,” Anton said. “My task will be to develop the tax resolution practice and expand the clients’ capabilities to ensure dispute resolution, tax refunds, as well as additional benefits. Given the ongoing changes in tax administration, extensive information exchange and increasing international collaboration between tax authorities, Deloitte’s global knowledge becomes even more relevant both for companies and individuals.”
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