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Fortsakis, Diakopoulos, Mylonogiannis & Associates

Tax

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What the team is known for

Boutique firm that advises on a variety of mandates such as corporate income tax, withholding tax, stamp duty and property tax. Also knowledgeable in VAT matters and tax exemption regulations. Represents high net worth individuals, as well as corporates and public entities.

Strengths

A client values the team for being "always patient, with a can-do attitude and a sense of humour."

Work highlights

Represented Alpha Bank in EUR75 million claims for withheld tax on interest accrued against the Greek tax authorities.

Notable practitioners

Sources highlight Petros Pantazopoulos for being "very detail-oriented," with one client appreciating that "he understands the issues and explains them well." He regularly handles tax disputes pertaining to income tax treatment, tax-deductible losses and stamp duty issues.

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Overview

FDMA’s tax team consists of 3 partners and 3 associates, all of them possessing a strong theoretical and practical legal background in relation to a wide spectrum of tax matters. Our department has an extensive experience in complex tax and custom litigation as well as in a variety of direct and indirect taxation matters and provides high level advisory services to domestic and international clients on taxation and tax planning implications arising in the course of their business.

Our client’s list includes major domestic and international entities and banking institution (Lafarge, Intracom, Vodafone -Panafon, Nestle Hellas, SEKAP, The Swatch Group (Greece), HEL.PE, DEPA, EDA Attica , Alpha Bank, Eurobank, EADS 3 Sigma, Multy Foam, ION, Adecco) as well as high profile individuals. We are also one of the law firms collaborating with UBS Switzerland for handling and addressing tax related issues of its Greek investors. We have successfully handled a number of audits relating to Lagarde list investigation while our client list includes numerous high-net-worth individuals (investors, executives etc).We are also constantly instructed by national and international undertakings in order to provide our expert opinion on a wide range of matters including tax planning, tax treatment and implications of various domestic and cross-border transactions.

Members

Pantazopoulos, Petros (Head of Department)

Fortsakis, Theodore

Kalampaliki, Katerina

Mavroeidi, Athina

Mylonogiannis, George

Sideromenou, Katerina

Clients

Adecco (Greece)

Alouminion Hellas (Greece)

Alpha Bank (Greece)

Casino of Loutraki (Greece)

Co-operative Union of Tobacco producers in Greece (Greece)

DEPA (Greece)

EADS 3 Sigma (Greece and Germany)

EDA Attica (Greece)

Eurobank (Greece)

HELPE (Greece)

Intracom (Greece)

ION (Greece)

Lafarge (Greece)

Multy Foam (Greece)

Nestle Hellas (Greece)

SEKAP (Greece)

The Swatch Group (Greece)

Vodafone - Panafon (Greece)

Industries

Banking and Finance

Defence

Energy & Utilities (Gas Supply)

Energy (Natural Gas)

Energy (Oil)

Food and Beverages

Gambling

Infrastructure

Real Estate

Telecommunications

Tobacco

Tax Department

Fortsakis, Diakopoulos, Mylonogiannis & Associates

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Department location

38 Mitropoleos str

Athens

Athens

Greece

GR-10563

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Petros Pantazopoulos
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