The interests of a one of the major power system in the North-West region have been successfully represented in courts at different levels. In particular, several awards and actions of the tax authorities were recognized as invalid, along with the settlement of claims and disputes regarding additional accrual of income tax, write-off of receivables, and VAT recovery. A dispute with the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation has been successfully resolved. Property tax claims submitted by the state have been settled.
The controversy covered the tax relief on mobilization property for the previous tax periods. As a result of the proceedings, the client was relieved of the obligation to pay additional taxes, penalties, and fines for a total amount of over RUB 0.18 bln. Earlier, the client was exempted from paying taxes, penalties, and fines for a total amount of RUB 0.035 bln, as a part of disputes with the Interregional Inspectorate of the Federal Tax Service.