High-Profile Talk-In “Tax Litigation: Shaping New Content Together”


This year should be decisive as society and businesses hope the court reform will change the rules. Will it bring the real changes and what all parties should go for to ensure the true success? These and many other topics were in focus of the dialogue between business and candidates to the Cassation Administrative Court of the Supreme Court, tax professionals, lawyers, and representatives of academic community.

Event has been organized jointly with Chamber Member Company Sayenko Kharenko.


Panel I

Supreme Court: high hopes for fair play

  • Legacy of the Supreme Court of Ukraine
  • Disputable legal opinions: possibility of revision
  • Constitutional claim: efficiency in tax disputes

Key speakers: candidates to the Cassation Administrative Court – Volodymyr Kravchuk, Roman Bregey, Oleksandr Kravets, Igor Olender, judge of the Highest Administrative Court of Ukraine Natalya Blazhivskaya.

Panel II

Tax controversy – two-way road

  • Grounded assessments: spirit of the law
  • Count on your counterparties
  • Amicable agreements: any real perspective
  • Representing tax service in courts: 2020 is near
  • Expertise: audit the auditors

Key speakers: Nina Yuzhanina, Head of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Committee on Tax and Customs Policy, Yana Bugrimova, Advisor to the Minister of Finance, Dmytro Donets, Head of Administrative Appeal and Court Department of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine.

Panel III

Tax evasion: hard talk about touchy issues

  • New financial police: what business expects
  • Fictitious entrepreneurship: a perfect crime?
  • Intent for tax evasion: catch me if you can

Key speakers: tax police senior management, representatives of Prosecutor’s Office, criminal defense attorneys.