In these areas, Gide's tax advice covers both the preliminary stage (due diligence, taxation reviews, etc.) and the conception and implementation of the transaction, from a French and international point of view. These transactions are handled in close co-operation with the firm's Mergers & Acquisitions teams to provide clients with advice covering all aspects of their transactions.
The extreme specialisation of the firm's tax lawyers, involved in most major market transactions, enables them to offer clients the broad spectrum of highly technical skills and expertise required to cope with the diversity and complexity of restructuring transactions (group taxation, VAT, registration duty, international tax management, the application of international treaties and agreements, staff profit-sharing and incentive schemes, etc.). Their constant involvement in international transactions enables the firm to offer a unique service in legal and tax engineering - with the efficiency required for such transactions – combining all the aspects of French and international tax law necessary for the success of such transactions.
Advises on a variety of matters, including tax litigation, VAT, real estate investments, M&A transactions and indirect tax. Frequently works on international matters. Clients come from different industry sectors such as financial services, real estate and insurance. Clients highlight the team's network, saying they possess 'a good international practice too.'
Chambers Europe 2017
Esteemed full-service firm, handling complex cross-border transactions for a mix of Chinese and international corporations. The tax practice is equipped to handle group restructurings, and tax planning for large-scale financings and mergers and acquisitions. Along with handling transfer pricing and general compliance issues, also highly skilled in advising on contentious tax matters.
Chambers Asia-Pacific 2017
Assists a high-profile portfolio of clients with a range of issues spanning tax litigation, VAT, real estate investments, M&A transactions and indirect tax. Frequently works on international matters. 'The lawyers are very responsive, good advisers and have impressive knowledge of the tax sector.'
Chambers Europe 2016