Strategies that reduced taxes yesterday might not work today. New
opportunities to save money could be missed – especially if you enter new
markets. The talented tax staff in your organization might not have time to
keep up with each nuance. Your current tax advisor may think your company is
too small for personal attention – or your advisor may be too small to serve
consider tax implications before they make business decisions, so they do not
pay more than their legal obligation. This makes international tax compliance,
consulting, and structuring a crucial element in your global strategy.
More than 60% of
worldwide trading is carried between associated companies. Tax incentives in
different countries may increase the tax efficiency of the whole group.
From another side, tax authorities of different countries apply legislative
measures in order to prevent movement of “profit centres” from homeland to low
tax jurisdictions. That makes question of pricing between associated companies
(permanent establishments) very important. We may help you to determine
transfer prices for intra-group transactions and to prepare supporting documentation.
Borders are becoming
increasingly a conceptual notion where movement of capital and manpower is
concerned. In a situation where a person moves from its home jurisdiction to
another (secondment for instance) the question how the person’s income should
be taxed may become complicated for the company and the employee. Our
specialists will help you clarify any questions related to cross-border
taxation of expatriates (income tax, social security tax, etc.) and render payroll
Any Double Tax Treaty
(DTT) has much in common, and cannot provide you with replies to all your
inquiries. A correct interpreting of DTT clauses, in view of court precedents,
will reduce your tax risks when conducting cross-boarder business. Our
specialists have an appropriate education and experience to help in
Value added tax
VAT related issues
seem to be most complicated in cross-border transactions. Our
experienced specialists are able to provide with a full range of VAT related
services – consultancy, registration, submission of returns and more.
We offer prompt and cost effective legal assistance
with respect to:
- Business law -
Starting a business, company formation, purchase and sale of businesses,
mergers & acquisitions, foreign investments.
- Insolvency -
Avoiding bankruptcy and winding up, dissolution, winding up and liquidation of
- Tax - Managing
disputes with the state revenue service, case management of tax appeals,
investigations by tax authorities.
- Labour law -
employment contracts, amendment and termination, employment law issues.