• Data Protection Board: green light for a centralised anti-money laundering database

    The Data Protection Board issued a positive opinion on the amendment that has been presented to Legislative Decree no. 231/2007 on the prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering and terrorism financing. In particular, the proposed amendment supported by the Data Protection Board envisages the establishment of a […]

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  • Andersen Global Inks Collaboration Agreement with Lagastod in Iceland

    Andersen Global initiates further expansion into the Scandinavian region through a Collaboration Agreement with Iceland-based law firm, Lagastod. The firm Established in 1979 and led by Managing Partner Sveinbjörg Birna Sveinbjörnsdóttir, Lagastod’s team of 12 partners operates out of Reykjavík and works closely with individuals, families, businesses, financial institutions and government bodies. The firm specializes in […]

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  • Energy subsidies: funds for Third Sector Entities

    To support the higher costs incurred for the purchase of electricity and natural gas, the enactment of the so-called “Aiuti-ter” decree, D.L. 144 of 2022, introduced specific funds in favour of non-profit entities. Specifically, Article 8 of the aforementioned decree has established two different funds: A first fund, with a total endowment of 120 million […]

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  • Andersen Global Expands Tax Capabilities in Canada

    Andersen Global strengthens its Canadian presence through a Collaboration Agreement with Toronto-based tax firm Trowbridge Professional Corporation, further enhancing its seamless service capabilities in Canada. The firm Managing Partners Todd Trowbridge, Arun (Ernie) Nagratha and Wayne Bewick founded the firm in 2002 after meeting during their time at Arthur Andersen. Trowbridge provides a broad range of […]

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  • Tax credits for companies not considered as high gas and energy consumers for the months of October and November 2022

    The Decree D.L. 144/2022 extended the credit already provided for the third quarter for the months to October and November and partially modified the provisions of the previous quarters (see the previous news https://it.andersen.com/en/tax-credits-for-companies-not-considered-as-high-gas-and-energy-consumers-for-second-and-third-quarter-2022/).   Natural gas tax credit The tax credit is equal to 40% of the expenses incurred in October and November 2022 […]

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  • The ad nutum withdrawal of a LLC shareholder: unlawful if the company is established for a fixed term, even if the term is particularly long

    Supreme Court of Cassation, September 5, 2022 – order No. 26060. A LLC shareholder may withdraw ad nutum and, therefore, at any time and with no reason, solely when the company is established for an unlimited term. The appealed verdict A limited liability company, incorporated until 2050, appealed to the Court of Cassation against the […]

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  • Andersen Global Cultivates Additional Presence in East Asia with Law Firm of Lee & Ko

    Andersen Global strengthens its global presence in East Asia through a non-exclusive Collaboration Agreement with the full-service law firm Lee & Ko, extending the global organization’s reach into South Korea. The firm Founded in 1977, Lee & Ko is one of the oldest firms in South Korea with more than 800 professionals and 300 Partners. The […]

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  • Holding companies for corporate governance

    Andersen partners Maurizio Ferrero and Andrea Menni, who specialize in corporate governance and corporate reorganization, will hold the course The holding company tool, organized by ISFOR. It will be analyzed how the choice of creating a holding company is a strategic solution that can play a fundamental role in the life of a family business. […]

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  • IMU tax credit for the tourism sector

    The Revenue Agency, with provision no. 356194 of 16 September 2022, defined the rules and procedures for submitting the application to take advantage of the IMU credit provided for in Article 22 of Decree-Law no. 21 of 21 March 2022. The facility provides for a tax credit equal to 50 per cent of the amout […]

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  • Corporate Governance in Unlisted Companies. Event in collaboration with Elite

    Andersen organized a meeting dedicated to Corporate Governance in unlisted companies. It was attended by Vincenzo Russi, president, and CEO of e-Novia, an Italian company specializing in the conception and production of innovative technologies for sustainable mobility, and Roberto De Miranda, a member of the executive committee of the ORI Martin Group, which specializes in […]

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  • The journey of ESG in managerial compensation

    The paper authored by Sandro Catani entitled The ESG journey in executive compensation: trends and proposals examine the use of ESG performance metrics in executive compensation policies, a growing trend among U.S. and European publicly traded companies. The analysis links the growth of these metrics to firm fundamentals, to the regulatory framework as well as […]

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  • Andersen Global Adds Five Locations in France

    Andersen Global expands its presence into France through a Collaboration Agreement with Squair, enhancing coverage in the European region to meet client needs in a seamless manner. The firm Olivier Lopez and Damien Gorse established Squair Law in 2019. The firm’s team of multidisciplinary professionals provides broad capabilities in competition and consumer law, litigation and dispute […]

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  • Andersen Global Adds Collaborating Firm in the Baltic Region

    Andersen Global extends its European coverage through a Collaboration Agreement with leading full-service law firm LEXTAL Legal, adding three locations in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The firm LEXTAL Legal provides services in international relations, mergers and acquisitions, corporate and competition, dispute resolution, public procurement law, insurance law, real estate, criminal law, and data protection. The firm, […]

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  • The figure of the Expert negotiator in the new Business Crisis and Insolvency Code

    Italia Oggi devotes an in-depth study to the changes made by the Business Crisis and Insolvency Code and the centrality of the figure of the expert negotiator. Alessandra Nodari, senior advisor Andersen, an expert in restructuring, bankruptcy law, and reorganization procedures, asked by the newspaper, comments on the regulation that came into force last July […]

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  • The changes introduced by Decree no. 73/2022 in the so called “third sector”

    With the so called “Simplifications” Decree no. 73/2022 the taxation system for “third sector” entities changed. The new taxation system The main changes introduced by the Simplifications Decree concern the taxation rules contained in Title X of the third sector code. More precisely, a definition of “actual costs” has been included under Article 79, paragraph […]

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  • Gender transitions and inclusivity in business: the first event of Andersen’s Equal Opportunities team

    Andersen’s Equal Opportunities team organized a panel discussion dedicated to gender inclusion in professional contexts attended by Nicolò Bassetti (writer and director), Matteo Bassetti (researcher and business consultant on gender diversity issues), Chiara Buonvino (Equality, Diversity & Inclusion leader at IKEA) and Simona Aleo (People & Culture Manager at IKEA Brescia). The event, titled Diversity, […]

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  • The news regarding the R&D tax credit for medicines and the introduction of the certification of the research, development, and innovation tax credit

    Simplification decree – the R&D tax credit for medicines In 2021, the Sostegni bis Decree introduced a specific subsidy for medicines research and development activities, including vaccines. In particular, the law provided a tax credit of 20% of the costs incurred from 1 June 2021 to 31 December 2030 for the research and development of […]

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  • Tax credits for companies not considered as high gas and energy consumers for second and third quarter 2022

    To deal with the increased costs caused by the energy crisis, companies, under certain conditions, can benefit from a tax credit related to the expenses paid for gas and energy consumption during the second and third quarter of 2022.   NATURAL GAS TAX CREDIT The tax credit is equal to 25% of the expenses incurred […]

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  • Andersen Global Enters Collaboration Agreement with Law Firm in Indonesia

    Andersen Global strengthens its presence in Indonesia through a Collaboration Agreement with full-service law firm Armila & Rako, further enhancing the organization’s ability to provide seamless client service through legal capabilities in the country. The firm In 2018, Armila & Rako was founded by Co-Managing Partners Eva Armila Djauhari and Michel A. Rako, who merged their […]

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  • Decreto Semplificazioni: news on transfer of building restructuring bonuses

    The “Decreto Aiuti” (D.L. 50/2022) had changed the legislation of the transfer of tax credits from restructuring bonuses (Superbonus 110% and various minor bonuses) providing that banks are always allowed a final transfer in favor of private professional clients (companies, professionals and VAT numbers) who have a bank account contract with the bank itself. The […]

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