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Andreas Neocleous & Co LLC’s tax and international tax planning group supports all other practice areas of the firm, with a strong emphasis on handling tax-efficient structures for international transactions. It recently advised Spiral Solutions on the establishment of a financial services business. Elias Neocleous has ‘a very practical approach and deep knowledge’. Andreas Neocleous and Panos Labropoulos are also recommended. Kyriacos Georgiades left the firm.
Antis Triantafyllides & Sons’ tax practice acts for many of the firm’s corporate clients, advising on the tax aspects of all business and transactional matters.
Chrysses Demetriades & Co Law Office’s tax lawyers advise on all private and commercial transactions carried out by the firm. Other areas of expertise include commercial trusts, property tax and tax litigation.
Clerides, Anastassiou, Neophytou LLC’s ‘excellent tax team’ provides assistance with local and international tax planning and corporate structuring. It recently advised Argus Capital on tax aspects of the redemption of securities, capital reduction and other restructuring options. The ‘skilled and experienced’ Stavros Clerides has ‘a financial background and solid grasp of international tax law’.
Dr K Chrysostomides & Co LLC is ‘one of the top law firms for tax matters’ and its ‘international orientation and good track record helps to attract and maintain a strong team of lawyers’. It recently advised Wireco Worldgroup on tax aspects of the transfer of a company from Cyprus to the Cayman Islands, as part of a group reorganisation. George Ioannou, who is dual qualified as a chartered accountant and a lawyer, is ‘able to provide top-notch services across all aspects of tax work’.
Kinanis LLC provides ‘comprehensive legal services focused on international tax and Cypriot legislation’, and the team has ‘strength-in-depth’. It recently advised on tax aspects of the proposed restructuring of a European car producer, and on tax aspects of reorganising the ownership and licensing of a trade mark in the Ukraine. Chartered accountant Charalambos Meivatzsis heads the department. Christos Kinanis is recommended for his ‘extensive knowledge and experience in local and international matters’.
Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC regularly advises on the tax implications and structures of general corporate and M&A matters. It recently advised financial services provider Arrionol on the restructuring of a property holding structure. Other clients include Polaris Group and Duxiana. Lambros Soteriou heads the team.
Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC’s tax practice complements the firm’s corporate and M&A work. It recently advised on the implement-ation of a tax structure involving the exploitation of IP rights. It is also representing a group of civil servants in challenging allegedly unconstitutional tax cuts brought in by the government of Cyprus. Stavros Pavlou is recommended.