Financial Services Tax
Legislation of an unprecedented global scale has altered the Financial Services Tax landscape considerably over the last several years, and will continue to shape and define the industry for the foreseeable future. These global initiatives, including: FATCA, Common Reporting Standard, and BEPS have significant impact on the operational requirements of financial institutions and have the potential to influence decision-making processes throughout an organization.
The Mazars Global Financial Services Tax team is dedicated to delivering value to businesses in the financial services industry who are facing a constantly evolving tax landscape. Whether you are in Banking and Capital Markets, Asset Management, Real Estate or the Insurance sector, we will be able to assist in issues including managing your direct and indirect tax obligations and tax risks, navigating the complex tax rules across jurisdictions, pursuing tax incentives or concessions, dealing with transfer pricing issues, handling revenue queries, assessing your tax provisions, and analysing your uncertain tax positions.
Why choose Mazars?
- The critical issues you are facing today are affecting your entire business. The industry continues to address regulatory reform, financial reporting requirements, implementation of cost effective technologies, talent acquisition and increasing demands from stakeholders. These challenges are forcing financial institutions to rethink business strategies, Mazars can guide you in this process.
- Individual tax issues often feature prominently in structuring or restructuring exercises, and we actively engage with our global team to advise you accordingly.
- Our expertise can provide significant strategic value as well as offer comfort that your organization is doing everything necessary to meet its compliance obligations in today’s environment.
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