Sergey has considerable experience in advising corporate clients on a wide range of Russian and international tax issues, in particular, in the field of tax structuring of transactions and investments, taxation of financial instruments, and derivatives. Sergey successfully represents clients in tax disputes. He also has a wealth of experience in advising private clients on deoffshorisation and amnesty of capital.

Before joining Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, Sergey Kalinin was a tax partner at Liniya Prava. He also worked in the Moscow office of Berwin Leighton Paisner and at Deloitte.

Sergey graduated from the law faculty of the State University of Land Use Planning. He holds a PhD (graduate school of the financial faculty at Kutafin Moscow State Law University) and an LLM in international taxation (Vienna University of Economics and Business).

He is a permanent member of the Russian branch of the International Fiscal Association (ROS-IFA) and the Moscow Bar Association.