News & Events

Successful pursuit of annulment of multi-million income tax and transfer pricing tax assessments

Our tax litigation team successfully represented a leading pharmaceutical company before the Athens Administrative Court of Appeal and achieved an unprecedented win in a tens of millions income tax and transfer pricing challenge. The Court upheld our arguments on the tax productivity of various types of expenses, including expenses for medical events, while it annulled in total the transfer pricing adjustment and the corresponding transfer pricing fine and ordered refund of the unduly paid tax with interest

Successful court challenge of excessive transfer pricing fines

The tax team successfully represented a high-profile international oil and gas operations company before the Athens Administrative Court of Appeal in a multimillion tax dispute related to imposition of excessive fines following a transfer pricing adjustment. By successfully pleading enforcement of the more favorable penalty principle the Court eliminated the fines

Speech on “Use on New Technologies and Justice – Application of Electronic Justice (e-Justice)”

3rd Corporate Lawyers Forum, organized by Palladian Communications Specialists, Athens, June 2018

Participation in Panel III: “Pathogenic – Development Phenomena”

Conference on “Tax Policy: tools for the selection of the tax system, issues of tax enforcement, pathogenic and development phenomena”, organized by International Fiscal Association, Athens, May 2018

Moderator in Panel I: “Good Tax Governance: Catalyst for Sustainable Development and Incentive for Entrepreneurship”

14th Athens Tax Forum, organized by the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, Athens, April 2018

Article on “Shadow economy: It’s society’s turn”

Business Partners, American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, Athens, April 2018

Contribution in “Tax Disputes and Litigation Review”

Author, Law Business Research Ltd, 6th Edition, Athens, 2018

Participation in the roundtable on “Recent developments on Taxation of Businesses and Procedural Matters”

organized by the French-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Athens, March 2018

Speech on “Distribution of untaxed profits”

4th Conference on Current Issues on Tax and Insurance law, organized by e-themis, Athens, February 2018

Article on “Criminal Provisions for Tax Evasion. The new approach”

Contribution in the Monthly Newsletter issued by the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises, Athens, January 2018