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ELECTRA TOWER, 98 YIGAL ALON STREET, TEL AVIV 67891, ISRAEL
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Goldfarb Seligman & Co., Adv Yaron Sever, Tel Aviv, ISRAEL

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Adv Yaron Sever

Tel:
Work +972-3-608-9161
Email:
Goldfarb Seligman & Co.

Work Department

Tax and Executive Compensation Department

Position

Adv. Sever is a partner and Deputy Department Head of the Tax and Executive Compensation Department. Adv. Sever specializes in tax consulting on a wide range of domestic and international transactions, including merger and acquisition transactions, investments, joint ventures, corporate restructuring, public offerings and private allocation of capital, debt and complex financial products; as well as the establishment of venture capital funds, hedge funds and private investment funds. Adv. Sever possesses extensive experience in tax consulting and tax planning for high net worth individuals and families, relating to various investments and trusts, and in tax planning prior and subsequent to relocations. In addition, Adv. Sever possesses a unique expertise in advising Israeli and international clients on legal issues and tax aspects relating to equity-based compensation to executives and employees. Adv. Sever was ranked by the international rating Chambers & Partners as one of Israel's leading tax attorneys.

Career

Member of the Tax Forum of the Israel Bar Association.

Languages

English and Hebrew.

Member

Israel Bar Association, 2001.

Education

LL.B., Tel Aviv University, 2000. B.A., Accounting, Tel Aviv University, 1999.


Israel

Tax

Within: Tax

Goldfarb Seligman & Co.'s 'knowledge of Israeli and US tax laws is invaluable' for the department's corporate and high-net-worth client base and its 'most familiar relationships with the tax authorities' allow for 'a level of transparency in an otherwise overwhelming regulatory regime'. Given the firm's profile in Israel's M&A market - particularly the tech sector - the tax team has considerable experience handling the cross-border aspects of global multibillion-dollar corporate transactions, but also provides ongoing advice on disclosure, VAT issues, tax assessments, corporate structuring and tax disputes to many of the largest global technology companies operating in Israel. In the contentious space, Tal Atsmon is representing one of the world's largest beverage manufacturers in a tax dispute concerning certain payments with its domestic distributors; this case raises potentially systemic problems involving the taxation of the client's products across the globe. Also recommended is Yaron Sever, who, alongside Atsmon, handles remuneration matters for prominent Israeli corporates and advises individuals with a multi-jurisdictional financial presence on disclosure procedures in Israel.

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