As tax authorities around the world take an increasingly robust stance on tax compliance and law enforcement, businesses have a sharper focus on how tax controversies are managed, with brand and reputational risk being increasingly important factors. We understand the importance of managing tax disputes successfully and cost effectively.
The contentious tax practice at Simmons & Simmons:
acts on the full range of civil and criminal tax disputes and contentious issues, providing liability and quantum advice and representing clients in litigation and negotiation with revenue authorities
advises on all corporate, indirect, personal and environmental taxes
helps clients balance the risk of contentious tax positions with the impact on external stakeholders and relationships.