March 5, 2019 - Anna Zvereva has joined Dentons’ Russian Tax and Customs practice as an of counsel.

Anna was head of tax advising at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner from 2016 to 2019. Prior to that, she worked as an of counsel at Dentons, from 2007 to 2016.

Anna focuses on tax advising for industrial enterprises, trade organizations and companies specializing in intellectual property, as well as international groups (VAT, profit tax including tax accounting issues, payroll taxes, regional and local taxes and the application of double tax treaties). She handles projects involving the tax aspects of restructuring business in the Russian Federation; tax advice on all types of deals, including deals for sale and purchase of a business; Tax Due Diligence; drafting proposals to amend tax laws; and advising on accounting in accordance with Russian accounting standards.

Anna has been named a leading specialist in tax law in Russia by such publications as Best Lawyers 2019, Tax Controversy Leaders 2018, Indirect Tax Leaders 2018, Women in Tax Leaders 2018 and others.

Dzhangar Dzhalchinov, partner and head of Dentons’ Russian Tax and Customs practice says “I am very happy that such a first-class specialist as Anna is returning. She was one of the founders of Dentons’ Tax and Customs practice. Today she has returned to a team that is a recognized market leader top ranked in all of the key legal ratings. I’m certain that the new phase of our cooperation will be very interesting and fruitful!”

Dentons’ Tax and Customs practice is rated as one of the leading practices in Russia (Band 1 by Chambers Europe, Tier 1 by World Tax, Tier 1 by and #1 in Tax Disputes and Tax Consulting in Russia by Kommersant).

The practice has all the resources necessary to provide you with the full spectrum of tax and legal services, including international tax advice, domestic tax and deoffshorization advice; advising on tax incentives and other forms of state support; contract tax review; tax restructurings; tax due diligence/ self-checks; tax M&A support; tax dispute resolution; domestic accounting advice; tax legislative work; transfer pricing; individual tax planning and compliance; tax risk management; real estate tax; and supporting intangible asset transactions. The team also provides all types of customs law services, including customs compliance health checks; supply chain structuring and goods import modeling with the subsequent implementation of the developed supply structures; ensuring the declaration process complies with general customs law requirements; advising on the determination of customs value; advising on the classification of imported goods, etc.