Tax Law

Our practice covers all tax related issues.

Taxation of acquisition, sales and restructuring transactions

  • Structuring of merger/acquisition transactions and LBO.
  • Optimization of financial flows: management services, dividends, group loans, royalties.
  • Pre-acquisition due diligences – « Due diligence » buyer or seller.
  • Contract documentation assistance – drafting and negotiation.

Corporate and businesses tax law

  • Assistance relating to corporate tax issues for companies as well as national and international groups: corporate taxation, VAT, registration fees, territorial economic contribution (CET).
  • Intra-group transactions, fiscal integration.
  • Deficit management.
  • Negotiation of tax approvals, rescript requests.

International taxation

  • International tax strategy: assistance for establishing businesses in France and abroad
  • Protection, optimization and management of international capital flows
  • Assistance in relation to real properties acquisition structure in order to optimize the holding and disinvestment as well as the recovery of financial inflows

Patrimonial taxation

  • Estate engineering
  • Business and private assets transfers – gift or inheritance taxes, Dutreuil pacts
  • National and international property and income management – income taxation, IFI
  • Tax management of real estate transactions
  • Company manager taxation regarding holding and sale of professional assets.

Employee saving plans and incentive bonuses

  • Employees and executive officers’ compensation
  • Expatriation and impatriation issues
  • Implementation of incentive schemes: stock options, BSA, BSPCE, PEE (Employee Savings Plan) and other incentive mechanisms

Tax procedures

  • Assistance relating to tax audits, claims and proceedings before the tax court judge.