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DLA Piper LLP

Tax

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What the team is known for

Favoured by major Japanese multinationals for its prowess in transfer pricing matters, including APA applications and MAPs. Attracts mandates from foreign corporations to assist with tax audits and also handles tax issues concerning IP and customs-related matters. The firm is particularly active on US-Japan cross-border tax matters.

Strengths

Interviewees are quick to draw attention to the team's "technical competence and ability to deal with matters in English."’

Work highlights

Advised a leading global manufacturer on the international tax restructuring in connection with its joint venture business with a Japanese partner.

Notable practitioners

Makiko Kawamura enjoys a good reputation among market commentators for her expertise in transfer pricing and tax structuring. Her practice has a strong cross-border focus representing multinational companies on inbound and outbound mandates.

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Tax Department

DLA Piper LLP

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Meiji Seimei Kan, 7F

2-1-1 Marunouchi

Chiyoda-ku

Tokyo

Tokyo-to

Japan

100-0005

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Tax: Bengoshi


Makiko Kawamura
Band 2