The tax department advises and represents clients on tax matters to help them effectively monitor and optimize their tax liability, as well as reduce the impact of tax reassessments following tax or customs audits.
The tax department advises French and foreign companies, and corporate groups (SMEs, multinationals and listed companies), as well as corporate executives and individuals in managing the tax aspects of their day-to-day or case by case transactions. The department also assists a number of international companies and investors with their investments in France and French companies with their investments abroad. The team works closely with all the firm's other departments to provide comprehensive solutions and then advises clients on implementing them. The team has acquired in-depth knowledge of the issues specific to certain business sectors, which enables it to effectively guide clients in their strategic choices. With an extensive network of international referral firms, Alerion's tax team is well positioned to handle cross-border tax issues. The team's lawyers regularly provide training in universities, educational institutions and professional associations, and also organize seminars related to current legislative issues. The practice areas covered by the department include a full range of direct and indirect taxation of companies and assets. The team has also developed expertise in real estate taxation and regularly assists real estate professionals with their day-to-day tax issues.