Tiago Marreiros Moreira > VdA > Lisbon, Portugal > Lawyer Profile

VdA
Rua Dom Luis I, 28
1200-151 Lisboa
Portugal
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Work Department

Tax

Position

Group Executive Partner Corporate Advisory & Tax and Head of Practice Partner Tax

Career

Tiago is Member of the Board, Group Executive Partner of the Corporate Advisory & Tax Group and Head Partner of the Tax practice at VdA. Tiago has been involved over the past decades in some of the most relevant real estate transactions taking place in the Portuguese market, as well as in transactions focused on the financing, acquisition and restructuring of economic groups and corporations. He has also been providing tax assistance in structuring inbound and outbound investment projects in Portugal, Brazil and in several Portuguese speaking countries in Africa such as Angola and Mozambique. Tiago has also been advising several major international groups in the definition of their transfer pricing policies and on their strategy resolving tax disputes. He also advises family offices, private banks and HNWI on tax investment structures and other wealth management issues.

Languages

English, French, Spanish

Memberships

Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, by whom he was recognized as a specialist lawyer in Tax Law.
Admitted to the Timor-Leste Bar Association (Conselho de Gestão e Disciplina).
Tax arbitrator certified by CAAD (Ministry of Justice).
President of the Management Law Firms of the Union of International Associations (UIA) and member of Tax Commission, member of the International Fiscal Association, of the Portuguese Tax Association and of the Portuguese Tax Consultants Association.

Education

Law Degree, Catholic University of Lisbon, Faculty of Law.
Post-Degree in Taxation, Instituto Superior de Gestão, in Lisbon. PIL Harvard Law School.

Lawyer Rankings

Portugal > Tax

(Leading individuals)

Tiago Marreiros MoreiraVdA

The sizeable tax team at VdA provides advice on the tax aspects of cross-border transactions in a wide range of sectors, particularly energy, finance, real estate, infrastructure, healthcare and life sciences. Tiago Marreiros Moreira is the practice head and focuses on international tax structuring of major transactions and investments in Portugal and other Portuguese speaking countries. The key name for tax litigation is Joaquim Pedro Lampreia, while Samuel Fernandes de Almeida and Matthieu Le Roux have expertise in tax in African jurisdictions. In 2019 the team integrated a group of accountancy and tax financial consultants to expand the scope of its services. Francisco Cabral Matos and Conceição Gamito are notable non-partner contacts.

Mozambique > Foreign law firms

Portuguese-based VdA works in tandem with local firm GdA Advogados to serve a range of clients across the key industries in Mozambique, including oil and gas, energy, banking, real estate and infrastructure. Its Mozambique offering is spearheaded by a trio of lawyers: João Afonso Fialho has experience in oil and gas projects across Portuguese and French-speaking Africa; Teresa Empis Falcão specialises in national and international project finance and capital markets; and Tiago Marreiros Moreira is a key contact for tax and corporate advisory matters. Samuel Fernandes de Almeida and Vanda Cascão are also active members of the team, as is José Miguel Oliveira, who was promoted to partner in 2021.

Comparative Guides

Portugal: Tax September 2020 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Tax laws and regulations that may occur in Portugal.
Angola: Tax September 2020 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Tax laws and regulations that may occur in Angola.