International Tax Law

Our tax lawyers advise on all aspects of international tax law

Get advice on virtually all areas of domestic or foreign tax law from our highly-trained team. We specialise in all forms of corporate transactions, real estate transactions, personal and business planning matters, and asset management tax issues.

How We Assist You with Corporate Transactions

We specialise in tax aspects of significant corporate transactions and day-to-day business in Greece and the EU:

  • Mergers, acquisitions and dispositions
  • Spin-offs
  • Joint ventures
  • Bankruptcy and restructuring matters

Our clients include domestic and foreign companies and multinationals, such as:

  • Leading industrial companies.
  • Financial institutions.
  • Major foreign-based businesses with substantial EU interests.
  • Inbound and outbound investors in the wider Balkan region and Cyprus.

How We Assist You with Real Estate Transactions

In Greece, local taxes on real estate significantly affect the structure of transactions.

We have extensive experience in this area and frequently act as counsel in major domestic and international real estate transactions, including:

  • Tax aspects of partnerships and real estate investment trusts.
  • Complex lending arrangements designed to attract both foreign investment in local real estate and real estate investments by joint ventures and other entities.
Our finance advisors actively participate in structuring and drafting arrangements for increasingly sophisticated real estate transactions:

  • Partnership agreements.
  • Complex equity participations.
  • Convertible or participating obligations.
  • Debt restructurings.

How We Assist You with Tax Planning

We advise individuals on a wide variety of personal and business tax planning matters, domestic and international:

  • Greek and EU residency and citizenship.
  • Wealth diversification.
  • Closely held businesses.
  • Income tax planning in conjunction with estate and gift tax planning.
  • Tax controversies.

How We Assist You with
Asset Management Tax Issues

We have extensive experience in a variety of asset management tax issues, as well as the tax issues associated with financings, including borrower, lender and capital market representations.