International tax

Providing clarity in the tangled world of global taxation

International taxation is extremely important in the global economic environment where businesses operate on an international level. The issues of international taxation require consideration of various legislative and regulatory requirements of different countries, and with the increasing trend of cross-border business, international taxation is becoming more complex and requires significant expertise and experience from specialists.  

As Mazars is a global partnership represented in over 90 countries, our experts actively collaborate with colleagues in other jurisdictions on international tax matters and are able to involve them in providing services to our clients for a more comprehensive and accurate understanding of the specifics of local legislation in the relevant country. Our worldwide presence allows us to give strategic advice on such long-term issues, as well as helping to navigate today’s complex tax rulebooks. 

Our approach 

Experts at Mazars Ukraine have years of experience in international taxation and can assist clients in developing effective tax planning strategies. We use the latest approaches and find individual solutions for each client. Our approach is based on a thorough study of the legislation of countries where our clients have business interests, as well as our understanding of global trends and challenges facing businesses. 

Our global network is ideally suited to serve large multinationals and global-minded mid-sized companies who need on the ground expertise in multiple jurisdictions. However, we also have substantial expertise helping fast growing companies who need a tax efficient structure for their first international expansion. The network means we have a clear view not only of the global trend but an on the ground view of disruptive, single country initiatives such as national taxes on digital services. 

We have a particular focus on corporate structures. Whether it’s the effects of Brexit, US tax reform or changes triggered by the OECD Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) action plan, the risk of tax nexus is a growing and constant concern for businesses. We can help on issues such as international tax transparency.  

Our services 

We advise on international taxation matters for large and medium-sized businesses, small businesses, and private clients.  

Full-service international corporate tax advice including: 

  • Consultations on various aspects of international tax, including issues related to the application of double tax avoidance provisions and international corporate tax 
  • International tax planning and international business restructuring 
  • Tax audit and tax compliance, including international tax audit 
  • Tax planning for international investments and calculation of taxes on capital investments 
  • Tax planning for international real estate transactions 
  • Consulting on taxation of foreign jobs and tax planning for expatriates 
  • Consulting on international taxation of digital businesses and e-commerce 
  • Consulting on automatic exchange of information