Clients count on Crefovi’s leading international tax team to develop practical solutions to complex cross-border tax issues arising during multi-jurisdictional transactions and multinational tax planning issues.
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 lawyers in our offices in London and Paris, and a solid network of local counsels throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas, Crefovi’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.
With a focus on stand-alone, cross-border tax consulting projects and transactional matters spanning multiple jurisdictions and corporate and finance disciplines, Crefovi has an ‟International tax” practice, which advises clients in all phases of cross-border tax work, including:
- advising on transfer pricing matters;
- developing and using intellectual property;
- judging potential risks of challenges by tax authorities;
- optimizing a global tax structure, and
- placing intercompany debt.
Comprehensive expertise in international tax
Crefovi’s tax lawyers provide clients with practical solutions to the following types of complex international tax matters:
- cross-border mergers and acquisitions;
- group planning for multinational corporations;
- inbound investment to the United Kingdom and France by investors located throughout the world, and
- outbound investment, from the United Kingdom and France, by multinational clients.
A global network
Clients praise Crefovi’s lawyers for their responsiveness & ability to understand the technical, business and legal aspects of each international tax matter, and come back, matter after matter, to be advised by them.
While London and Paris based, we routinely work across borders. The vast majority of our engagements are multi-jurisdictional. We are used to working in multinational teams, and rely on our network of specialist lawyers for support in other jurisdictions.
The team has therefore established an extensive international network of tax law contacts, and a close association with other specialist lawyers worldwide. Our history of successes in high profile, politically sensitive matters reflects an ability to act swiftly and with the utmost discretion.