An ongoing history of trade and economic alliances
The Russia/CIS desk provides tax, legal and notarial services to clients from Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine and other CIS countries that consider investment in or through the Netherlands. Our services include incorporation of Dutch entities, corporate M&A and restructurings, tax compliance and advisory, employment law, legal support in litigation.
The Netherlands have for centuries been and still are one of the major trade and economic partners of Russia and Kazakhstan. Our flexible corporate legislation, fair and effective court system, the favorable Dutch tax regime and the large network of double tax treaties and bilateral investment treaties make the Netherlands an attractive jurisdiction for setting up joint venture structures, opening a trading hub and much more.
Our Russia/CIS desk also provides tax and legal advisory services to Dutch companies pursuing business opportunities in Russia.
Our Russian qualified lawyers with good knowledge of the Dutch tax and legal system work closely together with Dutch qualified lawyers, tax advisors and notaries. All our desk-members have a large portfolio of CIS clients and frequently travel to Russia and Kazakhstan.
BUREN has advised on the acquisition of the minority shareholders’ stake in Russ Out of Home B.V.,
Buren advises Red Wind BV on various legal and corporate matters on a continuous basis.
Buren advises East West United Bank (EWUB), a Luxembourg based bank, on multiple loan agreements.
The Russian-Dutch double tax treaty goes through the last months of its application
On April 9, 2021 the Russian prime-minister signed Resolution #565 to approve the denunciation of the Russian-Dutch double tax treaty (DTT) and to submit the relevant
On December 4, 2020 the Russian Ministry of Finance announced that several rounds of negotiations with the Dutch Ministry of Finance to amend