Dr. Vladimir Starkov



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Email: vladimir.starkov@nera.com
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PhD in economics, West Virginia University
MA in economics, West Virginia University
MS in environmental engineering, Mendeleyev University of Chemical Technology, Russia


Dr. Starkov, based in NERA's Chicago office, specializes in the areas of intercompany pricing and asset valuation. He has participated in engagements involving various tax controversy situations, negotiation and implementation support for Advance Pricing Agreements with tax authorities, design of intercompany pricing methodologies, valuation of intangible property transferred in intercompany transactions, including cost-sharing agreements, and preparation of transfer pricing documentation. He has conducted business valuation, including closely held businesses, and valuation of stock option compensation. Dr. Starkov has provided consulting services for clients in a variety of industries, including automotive, banking, biotechnology, high technology, consumer electronics, electric utilities, petrochemicals, software development, and industrial and consumer products. Dr. Starkov has written papers and delivered speeches on various topics related to transfer pricing.

Dr. Starkov holds a PhD and MA in economics from West Virginia University, and an MS in environmental engineering from Mendeleyev University of Chemical Technology, Russia.



Title Type Author
NERA Experts Comment on Digital Economy Discussion Paper by Australian Treasury Regulatory Filing Dr. Emmanuel Llinares, Dr. Harlow Higinbotham, Sébastien Gonnet, Dr. Vladimir Starkov
Russia Adopts Country-by-Country Reporting Legislation Published Article By Dr. Vladimir Starkov
Comments on OECD Request for Input on Work Regarding Tax Challenges of the Digitalize... Regulatory Filing Harlow Higinbotham, Pim Fris, Vladimir Starkov and Emmanuel Llinares
Russia’s Draft Country-by-Country Reporting and Financial Disclosure Legislation Published Article Vladimir Starkov
Comments on OECD Discussion Draft on the Revised Guidance on Profit Splits Regulatory Filing Emmanuel Llinares, Harlow Higinbotham, Nihan Mert-Beydilli, and Vladimir Starkov
Comment on OECD Discussion Draft of the BEPS Action 8 “Hard-to-Value Intangibles” Gui... Regulatory Filing Dr. Vladmir Starkov and Guillaume Madelpuech
Economic Analysis for Developing Countries—Comments on the IMF, OECD, UN, and World B... Regulatory Filing By Dr. Vladimir Starkov, Sébastien Gonnet, and Guillaume Madelpuech
Applying Scenario Analysis for Computing Discount Rates in Cost Sharing Arrangements Published Article Dr. Vladimir Starkov
BEPS Action 8: Revisions to Chapter VIII of the Transfer Pricing Guidelines on Cost C... Regulatory Filing Dr. Vladimir Starkov, Vladimir Starkov, Dr. Emmanuel Llinares and Pim Fris
Comparability Adjustments in the Absence of Suitable Local Comparables in Emerging an... Published Article Dr. Vladimir Starkov and Angela Li, with Madhura Maitra
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NERA Economic Consulting Announces Senior-Level Promotions 19 March 2019 Press Release
Russia Limits Deductions for Losses 24 November 2016 Media Coverage
Russia Amends Tax Code to Impose New Requirements on Use of CFCs 27 November 2014 Media Coverage