• Andersen Global Initiates Expansion in Egypt

    Andersen Global is proud to announce the addition of a presence in Egypt by way of a Collaboration Agreement with Maher Milad Iskander and Co., an Egyptian tax and legal firm based in Cairo. “Our collaboration with the member firms of Andersen Global enhances our ability to deliver quality, seamless coverage in locations around the […]

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  • Andersen Debuts in Africa

    Andersen makes its debut in Africa as the former Partners of WTS ADEBIYI & Associates, a tax firm based in Nigeria, adopt the Andersen name. The firm, which joined as a collaborating firm in May of 2017, has locations in both Lagos and Abuja. This week they become a member firm of Andersen Global and […]

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  • Andersen debuts in Switzerland with MDR Advisory Group name change

    Andersen announces its entry in Switzerland this week as MDR Advisory Group formally adopts the name ‘Andersen.’ Headed by Paolo Mondia, Andersen in Lugano will continue to provide national, international and corporate tax work to individuals and businesses throughout Switzerland and worldwide. They specialize in direct and indirect tax, inheritance planning, company restructuring, internal compliance, […]

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  • ACE: coefficient reductions confirmed

    With the final approval of the Conversion Bill of DL 50/2017, the rules of ACE (aid to economic growth) have been changed again. The Italian legislator confirmed that must be considered changes in equity capital from the year 2011 onwards for the calculation of the tax benefit, without needing to consider only changes of the […]

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  • Black List Costs – sanctions applicable to the past

    Starting from 2016 the anti-tax-haven rules have been repealed. So today the new regime provides the full deductibility of the blacklist costs and furthermore the elimination of the obligation, previously required, to report separately blacklist costs on the tax return, and abolition of the related sanctions. Nevertheless the circular n. 39/E/2016 issued by the Italian […]

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  • Trust for support to disabled people: facilities provided in law n. 112/2016

    Italy introduced Law No 112 of 2016, on assistance for people with severe disabilities without family support. Main goal of the law is the full inclusion and autonomy of people with disabilities. In order to achieve these aims, it is provided for the establishment, at the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, of a Fund […]

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  • Anti Money Laundering legislation: D.Lgs 25.05.2017 n. 90 approved

    The D.Lgs 25.05.2017 n.90 was approved and published on the 19.06.2017 Gazzetta Ufficiale.The italian national law mesures – trasposing the reporting obligations set out in Directive (UE) 2015/849 – will enter into force on the fourth of july. The news set out, mainly involves: increasing of the administrative sanctions; increasing number of the “politically exposed […]

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  • Vat settlement postponed

    With resolution n. 73 of June 20th, 2017, the Revenue Agency provided some clarification on the new deadlines for the payment of the VAT settlement. On the one hand it has been confirmed, as a general rule, the deadline of March 16th; on the other hand, the Agency established that this deadline can be postponed […]

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  • Privacy: insights on new rules

    Next May 25, 2018 will enter into force the regulation 2016/679 that concerns privacy policy. This regulation enters into what, with Directive 2016/680, has been defined as the “European Data Protection Package”. The article attached herewith defines the amendments introduced by the Regulation which all companies shall adopt within one year.

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  • The “overindebtedness procedure”

    The “overindebtedness procedure”, introduced by the Italian law 3/2012, is increasingly being used in Italian Courts. Read more in the attached document (in Italian).

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  • Andersen Debuts in Luxembourg

    Andersen announces its debut in Luxembourg this week with Andersen Global member firm, Alegis, assuming the Andersen name. A member firm since 2014, Alegis also has offices in Dusseldorf and Merzig, Germany, both of which will transition to the Andersen name later in the year. “Our goal – commented Alessio Rossi, Office Managing Director of […]

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  • Andersen Launches in Germany

    Andersen Global announces the launch of the Andersen name in Germany with the addition of a new member firm, Andersen Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft Steuerberatungsgesellschaft mbH, in Cologne, Germany. The team is led by Stefan Kraus and Hermann Knott and is the first to adopt the Andersen name in Germany but the third location in Germany. Alegis, led […]

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  • Postposed deadline for the electronic submission of Periodic Vat Settlements Communication

    With the press release of May 29th, 2017, the Ministry of the Economy and Finance issued an official prorogation of the deadline to file the new fulfillment introduced by the Stability Law 2017, the Periodic Vat Settlements Communication, to the Tax Authority. Although no publication in the Official Journal occurred yet, the proposal is included […]

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  • Andersen participates in the BIE Expo

    Andersen is helding specialized fiscal and legal seminars at BIE Brescia Industrial Exhibition 2017, focused on the precision mechanics sector (machines tools; automation and industrial robots; machine and equipment for forging, for casting and die casting, for treatments and finishes; materials; metrology; presses; auxiliary plants; CAD, CAM, CAE and PLM systems; treatments and finishes; molds […]

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  • Andersen Italia at First Japanese Law Workshop

    Marco Giorgi, lawyer and Andersen partner, will be one of the speakers at the First Japanese Law Workshop. The conference entitled European views on Japanese Law, will take place on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Kobe University Brussels European Centre (KUBEC) in Brussels. Marco Giorgi will discuss the topic Beyond the dichotomy of corporate governance […]

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  • Clarifications on reverse charge sanctions

    For any further infomation please contact our Office.

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  • Simplified procedure in relation to pending tax litigations

    Decree-Law 50/2017 has introduced into the Italian legal system a simplified procedure in relation to pending tax litigations, in which the Italian Revenue Agency acts as defendant. This procedure can be applied at all levels of appeal providing that taxpayer appeared before a judge within 31stDecember 2016. Taxpayer, that has applied to the simplified procedure […]

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  • No more automatic lifelong divorce payments

    Italian high court ends automatic lifelong divorce payments in landmark ruling. Supreme Court judgment overturns 30 years of case law: from now on the benchmark for levels of maintenance will be based on an assessment of the independence or economic self-sufficiency of the former spouse requesting it. Divorcees who have independent means or are capable […]

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  • Scheme of arrangement: write-off VAT debt

    Before the amendment, Article 182 ter of Bankruptcy Law provided for the possibility of extending or partially cutting back some tax debts. However, this rule excluded the VAT debt and withholding tax, for which it was possible to propose only an extension of the terms, excluding the possibility of writing-off the nominal value of the […]

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  • Lease and scheme of arrangement on a going concern basis

    With a sentence dated April 5th, 2017 the Court of Appeal of Florence stated that the lease is incompatible with the scheme of arrangement made on a going concern basis. The sentence states that the entire discipline of the aforementioned scheme, ex art. 186bis of the Italian Bankruptcy Law, is based on the assumption that […]

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