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Victor Matchekhin

Managing Associate, Moscow

Overview

Professional experience

Overview

Victor is the head of the Linklaters Tax practice in Moscow. He has extensive experience advising international investors on taxation issues relating to setting up and structuring of their operations in Russia, corporate reorganisations and restructurings, M&A, CFC, taxation of transactions with corporate shares, GDRs, bonds and derivatives, other financial products and IPOs.

He deals with the Russian tax authorities both before and during tax audits and is often asked to provide further tax advice to supplement tax accountants’ opinions. His experience includes advising western investors on the application of double tax treaties in Russia and tax litigation.

Professional experience

Former Vice-president and member of ExCom of the International Fiscal Association (Netherlands).

General Secretary of the Russian Branch of the International Fiscal Association.

Expert of the Russian Tax Ministry