International tax

The latest changes to international tax rules in Russia and abroad significantly affect the structures of international groups.

Hot issues

  • Is the current international structure of our group stable given the latest changes in Russian and international tax legislation?
  • What changes need to be made to reduce current and potential tax risks?
  • What methods to increase tax efficiency can be used within our group, incorporating the latest international tax planning trends?
  • What is the most tax efficient structure when acquiring foreign businesses?
  • How can foreign operations be effectively structured to reduce the overall tax rate applied to the group?
  • How can the exiting of investment projects be structured in the most effective way?

How can KPMG help?

We provide a full range of international tax services, including reviews of structures from the perspective of the deoffshorisation law and the BEPS project. We advise on the taxation of foreign investments in Russia and Russian investments abroad, as well as the structuring of asset financing and profit repatriation.
We provide advisory support in each stage of operational structuring and business restructuring, right from initial planning through to the final stages of implementation – whether in Russia or in foreign jurisdictions – plus on-going support once implementation is complete.

Why choose KPMG?

  • KPMG has a global network of international tax professionals in over 750 offices across the globe, including in the UK, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Cyprus and the British Virgin Islands. All our staff have an in-depth understanding of all areas in international taxation combined with the necessary local knowledge and experience to help you do business anywhere.
  • At KPMG in Moscow, a team of more than 20 tax specialists focuses exclusively on international tax. 
  • Our professionals have extensive experience dealing with companies from many different industries: from Oil & Gas to Finance and Investment Funds. This combination of industry specialisation and international tax expertise enables us to provide our clients with proactive, effective and timely advice.