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Fischer (FBC & Co.)

Tax

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What the team is known for

Large full-service firm with a noted tax department. Known for its international capacity and knowledge of governmental entities. Handles matters relating to real estate and M&A, advises on personal tax planning and is recognised for its litigation ability. Well versed in VAT appeals and noted for its work concerning municipal taxation. Additionally demonstrates considerable experience acting for bookrunners on the tax aspects of equity raising.

Strengths

One client noted: "I really appreciate their professionalism. They have always made themselves available and they have a great grasp of various tax laws. We can rely on them 100%."

Work highlights

Provided Israel Ports Development & Assets with ongoing tax advice, legal opinions and tax assessments arising from its operation of three Israeli seaports.

Notable practitioners

Anat Shavit is sought after for her experienced handling of tax arising from transactions, with particular skill in VAT, income tax and financing. A client noted: "We find her very knowledgeable on the tax aspects we are facing and she is always looking for practical solutions."

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Overview

The practice provides counsel on the full spectrum of tax matters related to commercial activities in Israel, including income tax, VAT and real estate tax, as well as on cross-border transactions and other complex transactions handled by the firm. FBC specializes in creating innovative solutions which are tailor-made to its clients’ needs and has particular expertise in precedent-setting tax litigation proceedings and in obtaining pre-rulings from the Tax Authority in a wide variety of areas, including VAT and debt restructuring.

The vast array of taxation issues facing clients on day-to-day and specific transactions calls for the acutest attention to detail and most profound knowledge of all laws and regulations. FBC’s Tax team covers these bases, creating innovative tailor-made solutions, earning widespread recognition for an extensive roster of the largest and most prominent multinational and local entities active in the Israeli market.

Members

Shavit, Anat (Head of Department)

Lehmann, Ronald

Tax Department

Fischer (FBC & Co.)

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Department location

3 Daniel Frisch Street

Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv District

Israel

64731

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Israel

Tax


Anat Shavit
Band 2