AREAS OF EXPERIENCE

  • Value added tax and other indirect taxes (e.g., energy taxes, electricity tax, insurance premium tax, gambling tax)
  • VAT-related supply chain management and tax process optimization
  • Set up, optimization and review of tax compliance management programs
  • Customs duties and trade defence proceedings (anti-dumping duties/anti-subsidy duties)
  • Tax structuring of real estate transactions
  • Tax audits, appeals and tax court litigation
  • VAT/customs/compliance-related criminal tax defence

KEY EXPERIENCE

  • VAT advice, including representation both in and out of court, to international groups of companies in various industry sectors
  • Advice on tax compliance management programs for medium-sized and international blue chip companies
  • Tax advice to both international and domestic real estate funds
  • Anti-dumping proceedings and customs duties advice, including representation before the European Courts, to clients from multiple industry sectors
  • Criminal tax advice with numerous voluntary tax disclosures and other tax-related criminal investigations