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Europe Italy Tax

This section focuses on corporate tax. The work includes the taxation of transactions, disputes and regulatory matters such as double tax treaties, transfer pricing, VAT, customs duties and the taxation of employee benefits.

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Band 1
  1. BonelliErede
    1
    BonelliErede
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 1 | 16 Years Ranked
    BonelliErede is a leading firm renowned for providing full-service tax advice. It acts for an enviable list of blue-chip clients including institutional investors, energy and consumer goods companies on tax implications in reorganisations and M&A transactions. The law firm also represents clients in tax disputes and investigations, with notable expertise on cross-border tax matters. It is adept at handling transfer pricing mandates.
  2. Maisto e Associati
    1
    Maisto e Associati
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 1 | 16 Years Ranked
    Maisto e Associati is a pre-eminent tax boutique acting for a wide range of multinational financial institutions, fashion brands and consumer goods companies. The law firm has a specialist team advising on transfer pricing and tax structuring of cross-border M&A and capital markets transactions. It provides further expertise representing clients in contentious matters, including investigations by tax authorities and challenges to rulings from the Italian Revenue Agency.
2
Band 2
  1. Chiomenti
    2
    Chiomenti
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 2 | 16 Years Ranked
    Chiomenti offers a highly regarded tax practice with expertise across a broad range of matters, being particularly present on tax planning, corporate tax issues, litigation and the taxation of capital market transactions. The law firm frequently acts for international banks and asset managers on tax restructuring files. It additionally acts for clients on transfer pricing issues.
  2. Facchini Rossi Michelutti Studio Legale Tributario
    2
    Facchini Rossi Michelutti Studio Legale Tributario
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 2 | 16 Years Ranked
    Facchini Rossi Michelutti Studio Legale Tributario is a well-known boutique widely noted for its corporate tax expertise. The law firm acts for asset managers and investment funds on the tax implications of corporate and capital market transactions. It is particularly strong advising clients from the financial services sector.
  3. Gatti Pavesi Bianchi Ludovici
    2
    Gatti Pavesi Bianchi Ludovici
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 2 | 1 Years Ranked
    Gatti Pavesi Bianchi Ludovici is a well-regarded firm advising clients on a range of complex cross-border tax matters. It acts for prominent domestic and international clients on the tax structuring of corporate acquisitions, capital market transactions and real estate investments. The law firm offers further support in transfer pricing. Its lawyers often represent clients in litigious matters relating to VAT issues.
  4. Tremonti Romagnoli Piccardi e Associati
    2
    Tremonti Romagnoli Piccardi e Associati
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 2 | 16 Years Ranked
    Tremonti Romagnoli Piccardi e Associati is a domestic boutique handling tax issues linked to corporate transactions and capital markets operations. The law firm shows proven strength in transfer pricing matters, including APAs. It offers further assistance with patent box agreements and tax refunds. Its lawyers are adept at handling tax investigations and litigation procedures.
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Band 3
  1. Clifford Chance Studio Legale Associato
    3
    Clifford Chance Studio Legale Associato
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 3 | 11 Years Ranked
    Clifford Chance is a well-regarded international firm that provides a comprehensive service including a broad range of tax matters. Its lawyers regularly advise on acquisitions, capital markets transactions and financing operations, with notable experience in the real estate sector. The law firm has recommended strengths in cross-border deals owing to an impressive global network. It also represents clients in contentious mandates, including disputes with the Italian tax authority.
  2. Di Tanno Associati
    3
    Di Tanno Associati
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 3 | 16 Years Ranked
    Di Tanno Associati is a dedicated tax boutique that boasts extensive experience in tax litigation. The law firm assists clients with taxation of financial and corporate transactions, including fund formation and corporate reorganisations. It also acts on contentious matters, litigating before the Italian Supreme Court on the taxation of energy products. Its lawyers regularly act for banks, private equity firms and real estate funds, with notable experience in multi-jurisdictional matters.
  3. Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
    3
    Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 3 | 7 Years Ranked
    Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer offers extensive experience in issues arising from corporate and financial matters, such as the taxation of acquisitions and disposals. The law firm acts for a range of prominent financial institutions and investors. Its lawyers often represent clients in tax investigations and settlements with the Italian tax authority.
  4. Gianni & Origoni
    3
    Gianni & Origoni
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 3 | 13 Years Ranked
    Gianni & Origoni is a domestic powerhouse that offers integrated commercial tax advice. It is particularly experienced advising Italian corporates on corporate tax planning and the taxation of M&A transactions. The law firm's additional expertise includes transfer pricing, VAT and custom-duties matters. Its lawyers assist clients from a variety of industries, including energy and natural resources, sports and insurance.
  5. McDermott Will & Emery Studio Legale Associato
    3
    McDermott Will & Emery Studio Legale Associato
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 3 | 6 Years Ranked
    McDermott Will & Emery is a prominent international practice that acts for multinational clients from the financial, retail and pharmaceutical businesses. The law firm has experience assisting clients with transfer pricing and patent box issues, as well as advising on corporate restructurings. Its lawyers also advise clients on tax audits and contentious matters relating to allegations of tax infringements.
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Band 4
  1. Advant Nctm
    4
    Advant Nctm
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 4 | 16 Years Ranked
    Advant Nctm has a multidisciplinary team advising domestic and international clients. The law firm advises on tax matters relating to multinational reorganisations and the establishment of joint ventures, as well as private equity transactions. It further represents clients in contentious matters, including litigation against the Italian tax authorities relating to indirect taxation. Its lawyers furthermore offer noteworthy expertise in real estate taxation.
  2. Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
    4
    Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 4 | 15 Years Ranked
    Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton has a dedicated tax team that benefits from an impressive international network. The law firm regularly handles matters relating to M&A, capital markets transactions and corporate reorganisations. Its lawyer advise a diverse clientele of international financial institutions and investors on the taxation of investments. It also assists high net worth individuals with personal tax matters.
  3. CMS
    4
    CMS
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 4 | 16 Years Ranked
    CMS is skilled in international taxation and tax planning, and is able to utilise its network to further assist with cross-border mandates. The law firm handles the tax aspects of M&A and transfer pricing, as well as VAT matters and tax litigation. It is experienced in matters relating to corporate income law, tax incentives and corporate restructurings.
  4. DLA Piper Italy
    4
    DLA Piper Italy
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 4 | 15 Years Ranked
    DLA Piper is a prominent international firm particularly noted for its cross-border capabilities. It assists clients with the tax structuring of M&A deals, the patent box regime, tax audits and refunds, with further ability in transfer pricing. The law firm offers further expertise in contentious matters, including criminal tax proceedings. Its lawyers assist a vast array of clients, including those with activity in the TMT and financial services industries.
  5. Foglia & Partners
    4
    Foglia & Partners
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 4 | 5 Years Ranked
    Foglia & Partners is a domestic tax boutique experienced in a variety of Italian and international fiscal matters, including acquisitions, patent box and corporate income tax. Other areas of expertise include corporate reorganisations and the taxation of financial instruments. The law firm advises a diverse clientele in the luxury goods, utilities and pharmaceutical industries.
  6. Legance
    4
    Legance
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 4 | 14 Years Ranked
    Legance - Avvocati Associati is a full-service firm offering tax advice on corporate transactions, financing operations, real estate matters and fund set-up. It also provides support on tax litigation and is experienced in transfer pricing mandates. Its lawyers are well placed to act on international tax matters, working with a strong network of local tax firms.
  7. Pirola Pennuto Zei & Associati
    4
    Pirola Pennuto Zei & Associati
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 4 | 14 Years Ranked
    Pirola Pennuto Zei & Associati is a respected team with strength in contentious and non-contentious tax matters. The law firm is particularly active advising clients on patent box regimes, as well as M&A-related taxation. It also advises on real estate investments and furthermore boasts strength in tax litigation.
  8. Salvini e Soci - Studio Legale Tributario Fondato da F. Gallo
    4
    Salvini e Soci - Studio Legale Tributario Fondato da F. Gallo
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 4 | 16 Years Ranked
    Salvini e Soci - Studio Legale Tributario Fondato da F Gallo is a dedicated boutique offering tax litigation expertise. The law firm offers a wide-ranging practice encompassing corporate taxation, international tax law and indirect tax, with significant expertise in VAT matters. Its lawyers have substantial experience acting for clients in the energy sector.
  9. Baker McKenzie
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 4
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Band 5
  1. Biscozzi Nobili Piazza
    5
    Biscozzi Nobili Piazza
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 5 | 16 Years Ranked
    Biscozzi Nobili Piazza is a boutique active in tax audits and disputes concerning a variety of issues, including patent box matters. The law firm provides support in corporate and M&A transactions. It has further experience in advising on allegations of tax avoidance.
  2. CBA
    5
    CBA
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 5 | 5 Years Ranked
    CBA supports clients in tax planning for acquisitions and reorganisations as well as in financial products. The law firm offers substantial experience acting for investment funds on structuring and tax matters. It further represents clients in negotiations with the Italian tax authority.
  3. Linklaters
    5
    Linklaters
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 5 | 6 Years Ranked
    Linklaters advises clients on a range of fiscal issues, including VAT and transfer tax. The law firm benefits from a strong international network to offer clients expertise in cross-border tax matters. It frequently acts on the taxation of capital market instruments, as well as M&A transactions and corporate restructurings. Its client list features lending institutions, real estate companies and private equity funds.
  4. Macchi di Cellere Gangemi
    5
    Macchi di Cellere Gangemi
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 5 | 16 Years Ranked
    Macchi di Cellere Gangemi is a reputable practice active in tax planning on behalf of major domestic companies and important multinationals. It has substantial expertise in withholding tax matters, and further advises clients on VAT and transfer pricing issues. The law firm shows notable activity in multi-jurisdictional mandates. It offers further assistance with contentious files, frequently litigating against the Italian tax authorities.
  5. Allen & Overy
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 5
  6. Pedersoli Studio Legale
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 5
  7. Studio Tributario Tognolo
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 5
  8. Valente Associati GEB Partners
    Tax
    Europe 2022 | Band 5