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Armella & Associati

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Genoa, Milan

The firm

Armella & Associati was founded in 2008 by Sara Armella, attorney of law, as a spin-off of the international law firm of Professor Victor Uckmar, in which she worked for 15 years. The firm has offices in Milan and Genoa.

The firm is a boutique law firm, mostly advising multinational companies, offering clients detailed assistance, carefully studied and well-analysed.

Armella & Associati is a tax law firm, specialising in international and national taxation, EU customs law, tax and customs law, tax and customs planning for an optimisation of a company’s costs, customs value and transfer pricing, VAT, M&A taxation and reorganisation of multinational groups.

Its area of expertise includes tax and customs litigation, giving its clients the best assistance before all the judicial levels, including the Supreme Court in Rome. Moreover, the firm assists in pre-judicial matters before revenue and customs agencies.

Armella & Associati is one of the founding members of the business network Green Lane, an international association composed of different law firms, with only one for each country with a particular expertise in customs and international trade law. In October, 2016, Green Lane received the prestigious Financial Times European Innovative Lawyer Awards for being a first-of-its-kind, one-stop-shop solution for trade law services.

The firm invests in scientific research, writing hundreds of articles for the most important Italian law magazines. Mrs Armella wrote two books on European customs law, both edited by the Bocconi University in 2015 and 2017. Armella & Associati is also the author of Customs duties in Encyclopedia Treccani

Areas of practice

Armella & Associati is a tax law firm, specialising in international and national taxation, with renowned experience in European customs and tax law.

The specialisation of the firm comprises: direct and indirect taxation, national and European VAT, European customs law, customs value and transfer pricing, customs value of royalties, origin of goods, customs and VAT deposits and taxation of consignment stock.

The firm assists its clients before the Revenue and Customs agency and also with national and international rulings, AEO certification, the bounding tariff information on tariff and origin (BTI).

Armella & Associati assists its clients in all trial phases, including final appeals before the Supreme Court in Rome, sharing with them all possible defensive strategies.

The mission of the firm is to give national and international companies the best assistance in all taxation and customs fields.

  • Other offices
  • Milan
  • Number of lawyers: 9
  • Languages
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Member
  • International Fiscal Association (IFA)
  • Commission on customs and trade regulations at the International Chamber of Commerce
  • Commission of taxation at the International Chamber of Commerce
  • Italian Tax Lawyers Association (Anti)

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