Integrites has announced that former Dentons lawyer Victoria Fomenko has joined its team to become Integrites' new Head of Tax & Customs practice.
According to Integrites, "Victoria’s team will consult clients on tax and customs issues, tax risks assessment and development of mechanisms for their minimization, handling of tax disputes in administrative courts of any jurisdiction, including representation of, as well as escorting clients during inspections by tax and customs authorities. The scope of the team's activities will also cover advising on taxation of foreign economic activities, tax planning of operations and tax structuring of businesses including international jurisdictions, conducting independent audit of the tax accounting procedure, and consulting on individual taxation plans."
Fomenko has spent the last four years with Dentons (and a year and half before that at Salans, before those two firms merged). Before that she worked for four years at Beiten Burkhardt and two years at PWC. She also spent six years as a Customs Officer in Ukraine.
"Due to the constant change in tax legislation and the tightening of the fiscal approach of the tax authorities, the demand for tax consulting and representation has grown significantly," said Alexei Felix, the Managing Partner of the Kiev office of Integrites. "The attraction of specialists with such experience is an additional advantage of Integrites."