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Mr Filip Smet
Tax Dispute Resolution
Filip is a tax director in the Tax Dispute Resolution team within Deloitte Legal, focusing on direct tax risk management and litigation.
Filip assists taxpayers during audits, negotiations and litigation with the tax administration concerning income taxes and private wealth structuring. Furthermore he has a special focus on the G&PS sector, acting regularly on all questions concerning the specific tax regime for the sector.
He has extensive experience handling litigation cases before the Belgian courts, including the Constitutional Court, as well as the European Court of Justice.
Lawyer Rankings(Next Generation Partners)
Deloitte Legal covers the full range of tax advice and litigation, with focused teams covering transactional taxation, planning and structuring, indirect taxation, and contentious tax disputes. The firm advises a wide range of clients, including major international names, and has strong multi-disciplinary and cross-border capabilities. The team includes a number of senior specialists, with leaders including Danny Stas, a VAT and indirect tax expert, international taxation-focused Tim Wustenberghs, Annick Visschers, a leading figure in tax controversy work, and Mathieu Ex , who takes the lead on private client and wealth management matters. Alexander Baert has a strong record in global tax controversy work. Filip Smet guides clients through contentious tax investigations, audits, and represents in associated litigation before Belgian courts.
Top Tier Firm Rankings
- Banking, finance and capital markets
- Commercial, corporate and M&A
- Fraud and white-collar crime
- Industry focus: Energy
- Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences
- Industry focus: Transport
- Insolvency and restructuring
- Real estate and construction
- Dispute resolution
- Industry focus: IT and telecoms