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17 May 2022

Tax, legal and financial advisory services for your business in Russia

In the current economic world, businesses in Russia are facing new challenges: it is vital to respond ahead of, or, at least, to march in step with the rapid changes in the fast-moving environment. Companies have to address new risks and spend additional resources to overcome mounting obstacles and difficulties.

Unicon’s consultants are ready to provide comprehensive support in developing new approaches to business development and resolving critical issues.

Your possible strategies

  • Acquisition of new assets, sale of business, and raising finance
  • Transfer of assets of foreign companies into administration
  • Business restructuring aimed at efficiency enhancement
  • Wider utilization of tax incentives and preferences

Our services

Do you intend to purchase new assets, exit from your business, raise finance or transfer Russian assets into administration?

We will provide a full range of transaction support services and efficiently resolve juridical, tax and financial matters, in particular:

  • perform due diligence, and valuation of assets and business;
  • perform transaction structuring to protect your investments, mitigate your risks and utilize the applicable tax incentives and preferences.

If you are planning to exit from your business, or suspend operations, we will:

  • analyse the officially imposed restrictions and procedures;
  • develop a road map customized to your interests in compliance with the Russian legislation.


Do you need to enhance financial and tax efficiency, strengthen sustainability of business through identifying internal reserves and potential restructuring?

We will assist you in achieving these goals. In particular, we will:

  • identify potential reserves arising when the tax burden has not been managed efficiently;
  • develop a road map aimed at reducing the burden and suggest steps of restructuring;
  • analyse the previously incurred costs from the perspective of their economic feasibility, efficiency and impact on financial results.

If necessary, we are ready to provide comprehensive support  in the course of changing the legal, financial and operational structure of your business in Russia.

Is your goal to achieve efficient utilization of the existing tax incentives and preferences?

We will analyse your transactions, identify opportunities and advise on practical application of   tax incentives:

  • aimed at encouraging return of capital to Russia;
  • related to re-domiciliation of business to special administrative regions (SARs);
  • granted upon obtaining of a SME status, obtaining or confirming the tax status of an IT company and other incentives that are being introduced or planned.