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Lidings’ Counsel Stepan Guzey commented on the new bill proposed by the Federal Service of Financial Monitoring

Stepan Guzey, a Counsel of Corporate and Tax practice at Lidings, became an expert in a news broadcast on ExpertTV dedicated to the new bill proposed by the Federal Service of Financial Monitoring (FSFM) and aimed at stimulating local investment in Russia and fighting the “offshore economy”.

The story covering the new bill submitted for governmental review aired on 12 March.  The FSFM’s initiative was triggered by Vladimir Putin’s recent order “to work on increasing transparency of financial activities of business entities”. A similar proposal was made by the Ministry of Finance back in 2007 but did not receive governmental support at the time.

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