Successful defense of client’s interests: tax notifications-decisions which were issued due to non-recognition of free trade regime have been cancelled

Lawyers of WTS Consulting have successfully represented the interests of large importer of food products in dispute with controlling authority regarding cancellation of free trade regime on the territory of CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) and thereby rendering of illegal tax notifications-decisions.

The court of appeal has confirmed the decision of the court of 1st instance regarding illegal cancellation of free trade regime upon import of goods to Ukraine under Free Trade Agreement valid on the territory of CIS. According to the court, certificate of origin of goods is the only document that confirms the country of origin. Thus, lawyers of WTS Consulting had proved wrongfulness of such additional customs duties charges, even in case of technical errors in documents provided by authorized bodies of export country.


client: large importer of food products