Firm Profile > Di Tanno Associati > Rome, Italy

Di Tanno Associati
00193 ROMA

Tax Tier 2

Di Tanno Associati has longstanding experience in M&A transactions, as well as tax litigation settlements and tax rulings. The practice has a strong profile among private equity and real estate funds, and also high-net-worth (HNW) individuals. Tommaso Di Tanno is the widely esteemed founding partner. Fabio Brunelli is recommended for both tax-related transactions and litigation. Other key partners include Ottavia Alfano, Enrico PaulettiDomenico PonticelliPaolo Serva and Marco SandoliCarlo CurtiAntonio Cuoco and Sabrina Tronci are associates to note.

Practice head(s):

Tommaso Di Tanno; Fabio Brunelli

Other key lawyers:

Ottavia Alfano; Enrico Pauletti; Domenico Ponticelli; Paolo Serva; Marco Sandoli; Carlo Curti; Antonio Cuoco; Sabrina Tronci


Competence, professionalism and relationships with the clients that are based on total collaboration – ready to solve any problem immediately!

Excellent ability to identify and summarise the risks and opportunities of transactions, with excellent support during the day-to-day life of companies.

Methodological approach and the ability to understand immediately even the most complex issues, and provide an opinion quickly.

High levels of availability and technical competence, combined with  knowledge of our industry and company.

Tommaso Di Tanno is undoubtedly recognised for his excellence.

Precision, meticulousness and customer care from Fabio Brunelli.

Ottavia Alfano has strong commercial sense, with the ability to understand the client’s problems quickly and the creativity needed to propose efficient solutions.

Key clients

Vodafone Italia



SEA S.p.A.

Aeroporti di Roma S.p.A.

Logista Italia S.p.A.

Banca Farmafactoring S.p.A.

Anima Holding

Lone Star Funds

Azimut Capital Management SGR S.p.A.

Neuberger Berman




CDP Immobiliare S.r.l.

Matic Mind


Alma – Agenzia per il Lavoro Interinale

INARCASSA – Cassa Nazionale degli Ingegneri e degli Architetti liberi professionisti

Test Industry

Alchemy Special Opportunities

Prelios S.p.A.

Warrant Hub S.p.A.

The firm: Leading international publications of the legal sector place Di Tanno Associati among ltaly’s top tax consulting firms. Founded in 1986 and with offices in Milan and Rome, Di Tanno Associati is a reference point in ltaly for tax and legal tax consultancy in terms of competence, professionalism and vision.
This positioning has also been recognized at international level and has been made possible by the deep speciali­sation and the distinctive approach of the firm, based on the ability to combine technical skills with a transparent consultancy model, focused on personal relationship.

Flexibility and personal commitment of its experienced professionals, together with the talent of brilliant young practitioners, allow the fìrm to create value in particular complex or innovative situations, where standardized or conformed consultancy is not sufficient.

Di Tanno Associati has thus shaped its profile to its current composition, where expertise in fiscal issues is enhanced by strong skills in company and finance law – all of which adds up to making it a valuable, specialist contact for tackling extraordinary complex operations. This professional background helps the firm to provide creative and innovative advice on a range of sophisticated transactions. In particular, the firm specialises in M&A and company restructuring and closed-end funds creation as well as tax litigation and high net-worth individuals. A wide range of tax services are also provided in the field of banking and finance, capital market, transfer pricing. The founder Tommaso Di Tanno, former adviser to the ltalian Finance Minister, involved in most prestigious governmental commissions, is a renowned expert on economic and fiscal affairs.

International work: Di Tanno Associati is today an authorative and reliable partner of some of the most important Italian and International investment funds, banks, financial operators and industrial groups, as well as a focused representative to the major national institutions – such as Banca d’Italia, Consob, Ivass, Abi, Assogestioni, Assoimmobiliare and AIFI – in the creation of new tax models, which are rigorous and respectful of the defense of tax payers. Tommaso Di Tanno presently leads academic and professional commission on web tax and is Chairman of the Statutory Auditors of Vodafone Italy.  He was a member of the Governmental Advisory Committee on the ltalian FinanciaI Market. Fabio Brunelli is a Member of the internationaI tax working group of the European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (Invest Europe) as well as of the tax and legal committee of the corresponding Italian National Association (AIFI).  He served as a member of the European Commission Expert Group on removing tax obstacles to venture capital investments. Ottavia Alfano is a statutory auditor of Diasorin, Illimity SGR and Fondazione Vodafone Italia. Many of the firm’s lawyers are members of IFA (International FiscaI Association).

Key clients: Clients include a broad spectrum of large corporations,  leaders in the following areas: energy, insurance, bank­ing, private equity, real estate, large scale retail distribu­tions,  utilities and telecommunications. Over the years, Di Tanno Associati has assisted a growing number of international companies for the management of their international and Italian transactions. The network of relations with leading tax consulting firms in Europe and the United States is solid and active.


Department Name Email Telephone
Fabio Brunelli
Photo Name Position Profile
Dott Renzo Amadio  photo Dott Renzo Amadio Partner,  focusing mainly on income taxes and VAT, merger and acquisition, company…
Dott Fabio Brunelli  photo Dott Fabio Brunelli Partner senior focusing on investment funds, M&A transactions, financial instruments and international…
Avv Roberto Della Vecchia  photo Avv Roberto Della Vecchia Partner, Head of the Legal Area. Specializing in corporate governance, regulatory and…
Prof Tommaso Di Tanno  photo Prof Tommaso Di Tanno Founder partner.
Dott Fabrizio Iacuitto  photo Dott Fabrizio Iacuitto Partner
Avv  Emanuele Marrocco  photo Avv  Emanuele Marrocco Partner specialising in investment funds, corporate governance, regulatory and financial services, banking…
Avv Enrico Pauletti  photo Avv Enrico Pauletti Partner specialising in tax litigation, real estate taxation, corporate taxation, taxation of…
Dott Domenico Ponticelli  photo Dott Domenico Ponticelli Partner focusing on M&A transactions, corporate reorganizations and international tax planning for…
Dott Paolo Serva  photo Dott Paolo Serva Partner
Dott.ssa Marianna Tognoni  photo Dott.ssa Marianna Tognoni Partner, focusing on domestic and international tax law including corporate tax, VAT, local…
Number of lawyers : 35
at this office : 25
Other offices : Milan