Your trusted tax advisors
With strategic advice, our global team helps you achieve your business goals that are in line with complex tax rules. Our lawyers and economists sit side-by-side with clients throughout the lifecycle from planning to tax disputes. Extensive experience means we’re your single source of actionable advice and creative solutions: a knowledge base where tax meets commerce.
Multinational businesses encounter cross-border tax, legal and operational issues. They’re experiencing complex international tax policymaking and more coordination between tax authorities. These challenges require both an international approach and a thorough knowledge of local markets.
With reforms that are continually under way, senior tax decision-makers face endless challenges. These range from anti-tax avoidance measures to political and tax technical issues arising from digitalization, and from taxation of supply chains to managing tax certainty, audit and controversy.
“They provide outstanding analytical advice for very complex cases while keeping in mind the commercial realities and administrative aspects of their solutions," and "their international network is remarkable as they really deliver seamless products bridging various jurisdictions.”
We advise multinationals on these areas and more. Our work covers not only international tax planning and structuring but also complex financial transactions, transfer pricing, tax audits and appeals, and disputes, including criminal law. Businesses turn to us for our deep technical knowledge, commercial awareness and cross-border capabilities.
Our team of 440+ lawyers and economists monitor the legal and tax positions in the jurisdictions where you do business. We’re joined by lawyers from Finance, Corporate, Real Estate, Government Affairs, Intellectual Property, and Employment and Employee Compensation for advice in those areas.
We work with you to keep the tax side of your business activities in order. And you benefit from attorney–client and work product privileges. Our experience covers multiple sectors, ranging from funds and asset management to life sciences and technology – where, for example, we review and structure the tax elements of deals and R&D.
As a global firm, we take a global view. Wherever you’re based or wherever you do business, we resolve your domestic and cross-border tax issues.
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