Transfer Pricing in Russia: What you need to know

The rules on transfer pricing were introduced in Russia in 2000, were substantially amended in 2011 and came into force on January 1, 2012. The rules did not refer directly to the OECD Transfer Pricing Guidelines even though they mainly follow these principles. The previous guidelines on transfer pricing had been invoked since 1999, but … Read more

Transfer Pricing Practices in Russia

Although Russia is a Non-OECD economy there are certain provisions for the implementation of transfer pricing policies in related party transactions. The regulatory framework is not keen on preventing tax avoidance through transfer pricing schemes. However, accountants, auditors and tax professionals are aware for the principles, while Russian tax administration is alerted indeed. Reference to … Read more