Tax 

Effective tax planning can give your business a competitive advantage. Organizations need to address issues relating to corporate structure, evaluate jurisdictions where cross-border transactions are planned, address transfer pricing issues and manage taxes with a view to enhancing competitiveness.

 

Our professionals combine international experience with local knowledge to provide viable commercial tax strategies tailored to each client’s particular needs. We bring value to our clients by customizing tax strategies to fit within different industry, legal and financial frameworks and help to minimize direct and indirect tax liabilities. We are able to address a variety of business needs and help companies align their business structure in a more tax efficient manner.

 

 

 

 

 

International tax

As global and regional taxation becomes increasingly complex, we help businesses implement efficient and flexible strategies to succeed in the evolving tax and finance environment. We advise organizations on policies and remuneration packages, international assignment programs, pension and human resources, tax and social security issues, assistance with completion of tax returns, as well as advise on other matters such as immigration and share option schemes.

 

Mergers and acquisitions

We advise on a wide range of mergers and acquisitions tax related matters including direct taxes, indirect taxes and shareholder and employee tax issues. For example, we can help with transaction structuring, due diligence, financial modeling and post-transaction synergies.

 

Trade and customs

We can advise businesses on logistics for tax and other freight costs, including customs and excise duties.

 

Start up assistance

Businesses intending to establish themselves in the region need to structure their activities appropriately. We advise on the different options available in order to help organizations decide on the most suitable fit for the business and its future plans in the region.

 

Craig Richardson

Partner, Head of Tax and Corporate Services