Tax firm Avanzia Taxand provides comprehensive tax services covering advisory, compliance and tax legal support. The firm typically advises international clients, MNEs, and UHNWIs and family offices. The tax practice is led by managing director Walter Cutajar. However, there are three directors focusing on separate tax areas. The firm continues to increase its focus on private client and re-domiciliation work.
The tax team at Deloitte is one of the largest in Malta; it has more than 100 professionals including seven tax partners. The practice has dedicated teams for business tax, M&A tax, private client, VAT and an expatriates’ employers’ group. It is recommended for its international tax work. The tax team specialises in the gaming, shipping, aviation, and real estate sectors.
Fenech & Fenech Advocates has provided full legal services in Malta since 1891. It assists its clients in various legal and compliance work. Rosanne Bonnici is the partner leading the tax team with two associates focusing on tax. It has experience advising international companies on direct and indirect tax matters, along with immigration work such as tax residence and domiciliation.
During the research period, the tax team provided tax advice to a group of Maltese entities in a restructuring and consolidating procedure that entailed consolidating numerous intra-group loans, de-enveloping of Maltese immovable property and more.
“Highly professional, in time, good communication and process management.”
“Fenech & Fenech Advocates is efficient, pragmatic and client orientated law firm. Generally it was always appropriate value for money.””
The tax practice at WH Partners is recognised for its tax legal advice. The tax team are experienced advising international corporations, domestic companies, HNWIs, and private clients. Some of the sectors the firm has gained strengths in are gaming and gambling, ICT, blockchain and digital industries. Ramona Azzopardi is the tax partner leading the team.