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Business Taxation

Legal and tax engineering makes it possible to advise our clients in a simple and secure way in the complex and ever-changing field of business taxation.

The team has developed expertise in both domestic and international taxation to support French or international corporate clients in their operations in France and abroad.

BCF AVOCATS intervenes on the various tax subjects in connexion with the operations of our clients, both in counsel and in the event of litigation:

Company tax management:

  • Tax integration
  • Corporation tax
  • Assistance in the structuring of business combinations, acquisitions, disposals of businesses or company securities
  • Assistance to companies in the context of fundraising
  • Taxation of innovative companies (research tax credit, patent regime, JEI status, R&D centers)
  • Direct taxation
  • VAT
  • Taxation of restructurings (mergers, partial contributions of assets, dissolutions)
  • Approval procedures (deficit transfers, preferential tax regimes)
  • Asset taxation and business transfer (asset holdings, Dutreil pact, exit tax, inheritance tax)

International taxation:

  • International tax strategy (international development, optimization of the supply-chain, tax management of intangible assets)
  • VAT
  • Customs
  • Community taxation
  • Management of the international taxation of groups (application of tax treaties, withholding tax, parent-daughter regime)
  • Financing or structured financial instruments
  • Advice on investments in France by foreign groups (permanent establishment, taxation of cash flows)

Tax audits and litigation:

  • Assistance with tax audits and in the context of administrative pre-litigation and before the competent authorities
  • MAP and arbitration
  • Analysis and comments on the rectification proposal
  • Complaints and proceedings before administrative and judicial courts
  • Hierarchical appeals and representation before tax commissions
  • Assistance in the context of tax searches, tax flagrante investigation
  • Criminal tax law