Support, consulting and representation of corporate clients; development of solutions for unique tax issues.
We help early stage companies, including startups, in all stages of development, including with planning the optimal tax structure for them in Israel and in international markets.
We consult on a regular basis to publicly-traded companies considering transactions, mergers and reorganization initiatives. The advice we give is invariably augmented by in-depth tax planning and legal opinion in order to achieve utmost certainty and stability without compromising creativity and effectiveness.
Our expertise extends across all tax aspects affecting business entities, including employee options, restructuring, inter-company transactions and transfer pricing, foreign trade, and tax and deduction assessment.
Comprehensive management of the dialog with tax authorities.
The firm handles with civil assessments starting at the submission phase, voluntary disclosure procedures, rights due to returning Israeli citizens and new immigrant rights and benefits, relocation and preparation of tax opinions.
Comprehensive treatment of all indirect tax issues, including VAT, purchase tax, customs and excise.
We leverage our unique expertise in indirect taxation to develop combined solutions that address the VAT aspects of service and industrial companies.
We provide legal opinions on international trade, customs and purchase tax aspects to importers and exporters.
Thanks to our long-standing acquaintance with the tax authorities and our extensive experience in all taxation aspects, The firm is uniquely positioned to provide legal consulting that taes into account all indirect tax implications (VAT, customs, purchase tax) on our client’s ongoing operations and the ramification of every direct tax action (income tax) taken in our clients’ business.
We offer regular indirect tax advice to some of Israel’s largest corporations, major importers, HR services providers, oil companies, diamond cutters, technology companies, and more.
Planning and guidance on residential and industrial property acquisitions, group acquisitions and entrepreneurial real estate endeavors.
The firm provides consultancy and tax planning on all types of real estate taxes, including betterment tax, purchase tax and tax planning for individuals who purchase properties. The firm also accompanies real estate restoration deals and Tama 38 projects.
We support our individual clients by managing their ongoing dialogue with tax authorities.
This support includes responding to assessments handed down to taxpayers during the challenging and appeal stages in court, voluntary disclosure, maximizing the rights for returning citizens and new immigrants, tax consideration for relocation and writing of tax opinions.
Our top value is to represent our clients in the most professional and appropriate manner vis-à-vis the tax authorities based on our in-depth acquaintance with system-wide processes. In this way, we maximize the chances of achieving the right, just and effective outcome for each taxpayer dealing with the tax authorities.
The firm has extensive experience in negotiations with the customs authorities on all matters related to import and export of commodities. The firm deals with the classification for customs purposes, international trade and various customs disputes both in the civil and the criminal domain.
The firm has pioneered the field in Israel.
The firm specializes in setting up trust structures, preparing interpersonal contracts and inter-generation asset transfers. Those services are performed while considering wider implications, from the inheritance perspective to family affair perspectives.
Our firm has accumulated extensive, proven experience in representing our clients in all judicial instances, from magistrate court to the Supreme Court. We represent our clients in tax returns appeals as well as in claims against Israel Tax Authority, both civil and criminal.
We believe in focused, matter of fact litigation that seeks to attain the most just and effective solution even in courtroom setting. We are confident that our good working relationship with the tax authorities, combined with meticulous attention to details in every case, go a long way in promoting dispute resolution either through case management to the verdict stage or working towards settlement.
Planning and support in the acquisition of residential and industrial properties, private property transactions, collective buying and real estate development projects.
Our firm provides extensive consulting and tax planning on all aspects of real estate taxation, including betterment tax, purchase tax and tax planning for individuals who buy properties. We also provide legal support for vacate and rebuild and building reinforcement projects under TAMA 38.
Combined with our extensive real estate transactions, our property tax expertise allows us to help our clients in planning their tax liability as well as draft the best contract to serve their interests.
Our highly experienced staff possesses proven capability for designing complex offshore tax structures, which require in-depth acquaintance with global tax treaties, the tax regimes of other countries and being abreast the frequent changes and updates taking place in this sphere. Offshore tax planning allows us to provide our clients with effective, safe and creative solutions that cater to the specific needs of each business.
Our extensive ties with overseas colleagues facilitates the implementation of overseas operations, including drafting of contracts, establishment of foreign entities and negotiating abroad.
As one of the pioneers in this area, we have long-standing experience in setting up trusts, drafting interpersonal agreement and wealth succession planning from one generation to the next while addressing a host of aspects, from inheritance to family law.
Our extensive experience enables us to create custom solutions for ongoing management of the family wealth, review changes and recommend on the best ways to save without compromising effective control and management at present and in the future.