LED Taxand is an Italian tax law firm with more than 20 tax advisors (lawyers and chartered accountants) and headquarters in Milan. In cooperation with Taxand (www.taxand.com), the world’s largest independent tax organisation with over 550 tax partners and 2.500 tax advisors in 50 Countries, the firm offers customized tax assistance, providing consultancy relating to direct and indirect taxes, fiscal and corporate aspects and opinions.
LED Taxand operates in areas of general fiscal planning and structuring, tax compliance, real estate tax, indirect tax, international taxation, M&A, tax litigation and transfer pricing.
It is part of the network of tax and legal practices affiliated with KPMG International Limited and this membership enables its tax consultants and lawyers to harness the skills, methods and best practices developed globally by KPMG. The KPMG Tax & Legal team offers an integrated range of services to meet the needs of multinationals and Italian companies operating in various sectors.
The department has developed a leading transfer pricing practice in strategic partnerships with the most established TP economists; such practice includes assistance in the design and structuring of the group TP policy , TP audits and litigations. TP assistance includes the drafting of the documentation, the APAs with the Italian tax authorities (or bilateral APAs in USA and EU), TP disputes and litigation where the firm operates truly as a team with litigators and TP experts involved on each file. Papotti has been advisor to the Italian Authorities and Institutions for some draft decrees, implementing TP adjustments and procedures, and edited a book reporting the relevant domestic implementing measures of the EU Directive, agreement procedures and arbitration outcomes.
The Firm is a major player in tax, legal, advisory, risk and strategic consulting in Italy, and Member of Crowe Global, the 8th leading international network of independent accounting and advisory services Firms.
It advises public companies, large and medium-sized enterprises and multinational conglomerates including also SMEs supporting them in every step of their growth and assisting them before tax authorities/ courts of all levels. The firm brings together seasoned attorneys, CPAs, engineers, economists and statisticians who are actively involved in professional organisations, and in the areas of research and academia.
The firm has been recognised by prestigious sector-specific awards, and appears at the top of the annual rankings compiled by important research companies.
Key reference in the country's tax, legal and advisory sector due to its capacity for innovation and high-quality services, always focused on client needs.