We advise on the full range of national and international taxation including but not limited to income tax, corporate income tax, trade tax, VAT and real estate transfer tax. In addition to this, we have particular expertise in advising clients on the tax elements of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate and financial restructurings, finance, structured finance and securitisations. We work as an integrated team on transactional projects to deliver a commercial and tax-efficient solution.
Our specialist Tax team have worked in house in international organisations, and therefore understand the challenges of multi-jurisdictional tax solutions.
Our key areas:
- Queries in respect of all forms of taxation, nationally and internationally
- Tax-optimised design of M&A and private equity transactions, as well as their refinancing, classic or structured
- IP transactions and restructurings
- Advice on employment related tax matters
- Tax compliance for employee profit-sharing schemes
- Audits, local tax court proceedings and appeals in the Federal Finance Court
- Supplementary and voluntary self-disclosures