Companies operating in global markets have many complex legal, tax and operational issues that require an international perspective combined with a thorough knowledge of country-specific tax, legal and regulatory practices. As a leading international legal services provider, we solve these tax, legal and business challenges through a combination of local tax and legal capability, global tax and legal project management, and full-service support across borders in a multi-disciplinary manner.
With more than 300 tax lawyers and economists in offices throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas, DLA Piper’s global tax advisory services help tax departments of multinational companies address the complex challenges of international commerce and business operations. Our global tax group also assists clients in structuring a wide range of transactions, from private equity deals to corporate acquisitions and disposals as well as assisting with tax audits and related compliance issues. We provide these tax services across our global platform, while at the same time offering clients the benefits of the lawyer-client and work-product privileges.
Our tax lawyers draw upon the experience of colleagues in numerous areas of law, including intellectual property and technology, corporate and finance, real estate, employment and employee benefits. In addition, DLA Piper’s practices in such areas as regulatory and EU competition, public affairs and government affairs further strengthen the capabilities of our tax practitioners, resulting in fully integrated advice to our clients.