Maryanna Sharrock > Stephenson Harwood > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Stephenson Harwood

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Maryanna is a tax partner advising on corporation tax, international tax, VAT, stamp taxes and other levies, the Patent Box and R&D tax credits.

She advises on corporate tax, VAT and stamp taxes, especially reorganisations, debt restructuring, M&A partnerships, real estate, and Fine Art also shareholder-facing taxes on dividends and share disposals.

Maryanna also advises on international tax including planning and transactional advice where there is another jurisdiction involved, in particular USA. As well as cross-border withholding taxes on interest, dividends and royalties, VAT and inbound and outbound investment.

In addition, she has extensive experience of tax issues and disputes such as situations where tax has or could become a problem, imperfectly implemented transactions, situations where tax law has changed, problems arising from tax avoidance schemes, commercial disputes and disputes with HMRC and tax litigation.

Maryanna is a member of the Chartered Institute of Tax technical committees for corporate tax and for international tax.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax

The tax group at Stephenson Harwood is able to handle transactional, structuring and advisory work. It has niche expertise in share schemes, employee incentives and real estate tax, and also regularly handles tax-related M&A and finance work, as well as investment funds issues. Practice head Hugo Jenney is an expert in corporate and personal tax, and has a specialism in matters connected with transportation, real estate and asset finance. Maryanna Sharrock is noted for corporate transactions, reconstructions and structuring, and she also has significant contentious tax experience. Senior associate Kate Worthington is a name to note in the real estate tax space.

London > Corporate and commercial > VAT and indirect tax

Stephenson Harwood‘s group handles transactional, structuring and advisory work in relation to indirect tax, with a focus on the real estate and investment funds sectors. Head of tax Hugo Jenney has significant expertise in transportation, real estate and asset finance. Business tax specialist Maryanna Sharrock is well-versed in tax issues with a cross-border dimension.