Bulgaria

Reviews

Practice area

World Tax Reviews

Tax
Djingov Gouginski Kyutchukov & Velichkov

Djingov Gouginski Kyutchukov & Velichkov lawyers offer clients extensive scope of tax legal services, including advising on tax risks regarding international corporations, financing and other transactions. Partner Viara Todorova leads the tax practice. The firm has experience advising multinational clients on complex matters regarding tax disputes, transfer pricing compliance and limiting TP adjustments. Some of its large clients are the BMW Group, JPMorgan Chase Bank and newly gained clients British American Tobacco and EDF.

Todorova led the tax team advising Google Ireland analysing the permanent establishment and fixed establishment risks on direct and indirect tax purposes relating to operating data centres in Bulgaria.

EY

The EMEIA Tax Center at EY is organised as a supranational entity covering the entire Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA) region, with its Intercompany Effectiveness and operational transfer pricing practice serving clients’ needs across all jurisdictions.

Led by Oslo-based partner Sveinung Baumann-Larsen, it brings together multi-disciplinary experience and resources focused on IT, accounting, and tax from the entire region in its work. This work covers some of the leading global companies in their respective fields and includes those involved in retail and consumer products, energy and pharmaceuticals, to name but a few.

Kinkin & Partners

Kinkin & Partners is a law firm providing comprehensive tax legal service and focusing in sectors such as real estate and construction, renewable energy, consumer goods and more. It specialises in withholding tax, transfer pricing, VAT, tax planning, litigation, and more. Partner Vladimir Kinkin leads the team of nine practitioners. He has more than 30 years’ experience in tax legal, specialising in tax planning, tax transaction and tax consulting.  

The firm is advising Agria on tax matters regarding its capital increase from €6 million to €24 million. The tax advisers carried out a tax analysis for optimising the client’s capital increase regarding tax. This required engaging audit firms to propose the most efficient strategy.

Savov & Partners

Savov & Partners provides all types of business legal and tax services for its domestic and international clients. It is a small boutique firm and bolster its tax team with the hiring of four new staff, including three associates, from BG Law firm. Valentin Savov leads the tax practice. His valued expertise was required in court as he was appointed as an expert witness on a TP dispute matter which was a privatisation, management and telecommunications and special market case.

Savov leads the team advising Maltery Souflet regarding developing a manufacturing facility in Bulgaria. The tax team assisted the client on tax matters such as VAT registration, withholding tax, application of tax treaties, taxation of royalties, permanent establishment and more.