Arman Aliyev

Associate manager, Tax Department

KPMG in Kazakhstan

Arman joined the KPMG team in 2021. Arman has 10 years of experience in customs specialty. During his professional career Arman participated in the work of advisory and consultative bodies for the development of instructions, rules, orders as part of the implementation of customs legislation of EAEU and Kazakhstan. His areas of expertise include customs regulation in terms of correctness of calculation of customs duties, payments and taxes applied to imported and exported goods, application of preferences for payment of customs duties and taxes, as well as application of measures of non-tariff and technical regulation. Arman’s experience also includes customs diagnostics, customs audit support and appealing decisions of Kazakhstani tax authorities, issues of compliance with the terms of placement of goods under customs procedures, issues of correct classification of goods under the HS codes of the EAEU and obtaining preliminary classification decisions, as well as issues of the application of customs preferences in the framework of investment activities.

Industry experience (Major clients)

  • Oil and gas sector
  • Transport and logistics
  • Energy and natural resources
  • Telecommunications sector
  • Financial sector
  • Construction sector
  • FMCG
  • Pharmaceutical sector
  • Diploma in Customs Affairs, Eurasian National University, Kazakhstan