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Makoto Sakai

Tokyo, Japan Asia-Pacific Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
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Tax: Bengoshi - Japan

Band 3

Makoto Sakai handles a broad range of tax mandates, including defending audits and challenging assessments by the National Tax Agency. He also advises on the taxation elements of large-scale M&A deals.
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Practice Areas

M&A, tax, Private Client / Wealth Management

Career

- with Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher in Los Angeles (2009-2010)

- Review Officer (International Examination), Review Division (Large Enterprise Examination Department), Tokyo Regional Taxation Bureau (2011-2013)

Professional Memberships

Admitted in Japan, 2004; New York, 2010. Daini-Tokyo Bar Association; Registered as Licensed Tax Accountant, 2015.

Publications

“Q&A Anti-Tax Haven Rules in Practice” Zeimu Keiri Kyokai, 2019; "The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Private Client 2020 Japan Chapter" The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Private Client 2020, 2020; "Comprehensive Analysis of M& A Laws of Japan" Yuhikaku Publishing, 2015.

Personal

Graduated from the University of Tokyo (LL.B., 2003); Cornell University Law School (LL.M., 2009).

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Makoto Sakai

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Marunouchi Park Building

2-6-1 Marunouchi

Chiyoda-ku

Tokyo

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100-8222

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