Winner of the ACQ5 Global Awards 2013, 2014 and 2015 “UAE – Arbitration Law Firm of the Year”

International Tax Planning

Audit-AssuranceThe United Arab Emirates is a zero tax jurisdiction. In addition, the UAE has Double Taxation Agreements in place with more than 50 states.

In order to legally enjoy this zero-tax environment, a private or corporate investor has to take into account the tax law of his home jurisdiction as well as the double taxation agreements between his home jurisdiction and the UAE.

A major focus of the firm’s practice is advising clients on the international tax planning considerations of their personal and business transactions. The firm’s tax team consists of (accredited) tax lawyers licensed in the UAE, Switzerland and Germany. We assist our high-net-worth clients in minimizing their exposure to tax during their lives and in minimizing the tax exposure of future generations. Our team also has significant experience advising multinational companies on structuring their international investments and on the international tax aspects of business acquisitions.

Our tax expertise includes:

  • Corporate tax planning
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Real estate investments
  • Inheritance tax Planning
  • International tax treaties