Firm Profile > Di Tanno e Associati > Rome, Italy

Di Tanno e Associati
00193 ROMA

Tax Tier 2

Di Tanno e Associati has longstanding experience of the tax aspects of M&A and private equity matters. The practice is also recommended for tax litigation, and assists clients with settlement procedures and tax ruling requests. Tommaso Di Tanno's practice includes financial statement and accounting standards, taxation of banks and insurance and holding companies, litigation, international taxation and M&A; and Fabio Brunelli handles transactional and litigation matters. Ottavia Alfano has 'excellent business and commercial sense' and Paolo Serva has expertise in tax matters related to banking, insurance, corporate and M&A. Associate Carlo Curti's practice includes litigation, funds, real estate and VAT.

Practice head(s):

Tommaso Di Tanno; Fabio Brunelli


It has excellent responsiveness and understanding of clients’ objectives.

Ottavia Alfano has excellent business and commercial sense.

Ottavia Alfano is able to explain to the client very complicated tax issues in very understandable terms.

Key clients

Lone Star Funds

Family Office Loro Piana

Enel Green Power

Enel Produzione

Enel Italia

Enel-X Financial Services


Rai Pubblicità

Dolomiti Energia Holding

Banca Farmafactoring

Colony Capital

F.G. Riciclaggi

Anima Holding

Europa Immobiliare

Barings – MassMutual



Vodafone Italia

EF Solare Italia








Tep Energy Services

Ente Nazionale di Previdenza e Assistenza dei Veterinari

The firm: Di Tanno e Associati has a team of professional lawyers and accountants, with offices in Rome and Milan. Primary practice areas include tax law, tax litigation, tax planning, international taxation, private equity and real estate funds, extraordinary transactions, M&A and restructuring. The firm has established continuous collaborations with major tax consultancy firms in Europe and the USA, and on the major Asian markets. Di Tanno e Associati has achieved vast expertise in satisfying all types of requirements: from standard taxation to more significant and complex extraordinary transactions and from relationships with the tax authorities to tax litigation at the highest levels. The firm also provides legal advice in relation to the establishment and support of equity and real estate investment funds, and the provision of regulatory assistance to fund managers.

Areas of practice: Clients include a broad spectrum of large corporations, leaders in the following areas: insurance, banking, private equity, real estate, automotives, large-scale retail distribution, utilities, telecommunications and fashion. Over the years, Di Tanno e Associati has assisted a growing number of international companies in the management of their international and Italian transactions. The network of relations with leading tax consulting firms in Europe and the US is solid and active.

Tommaso Di Tanno, former adviser to the Italian Finance Minister, is a renowned expert on economic and fiscal affairs, involved in most prestigious governmental commissions, he is the chairman of the statutory auditors of Vodafone Italy. He was a member of the governmental advisory committee on the Italian Financial Market. Fabio Brunelli is member of the International 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 FSI SGR. Many lawyers of the firm are members of IFA (International Fiscal Association) and IBA (International Bar Association).

Department Name Email Telephone
Tax litigation
Commercial and company law
Private equity/venture capital
Mergers and acquisitions
Corporate finance
Banking and finance
Real estate
Photo Name Position Profile
Dott Renzo Amadio  photo Dott Renzo Amadio
Dott Fabio Brunelli  photo Dott Fabio Brunelli
Prof Tommaso Di Tanno  photo Prof Tommaso Di Tanno
Dott Fabrizio Iacuitto  photo Dott Fabrizio Iacuitto
Avv Enrico Pauletti  photo Avv Enrico Pauletti
Dott Domenico Ponticelli  photo Dott Domenico Ponticelli
Dott Paolo Serva  photo Dott Paolo Serva
Dott.ssa Marianna Tognoni  photo Dott.ssa Marianna Tognoni
Number of lawyers : 35
at this office : 25
Contact : Fabio Brunelli
Other offices : Milan
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