6 Acquisition International - Year in Review 2019 Company: Meir Mizrahi & Co. Law Office Contact: Keren Netzer Website: http://www.maslaw.co.il/ ringing a wealth of experience to the corporate tax law arena, Meir Mizrahi & Co. are undoubtedly the go-to firm for legal advice when it comes to taxation. Throughout 2019, the firm has offered its clients complete tax consultations from the planning stages of any one transaction, right through to representing the client in negotiations with the tax authorities. With tax advice and professional opinions that have been built up over years of working within corporate tax, each lawyer is able to represent the client to the best of their ability in tax assessments, appeals, and various court proceedings across multiple judicial levels. With every business spending their money differently and needing to be aware of different tax regulations that may affect them, ensuring that legal advice is flexible and adaptable is key for Meir Mizrahi & Co. and their lawyers. In particular, the firm’s real estate taxation department handles all tax aspects of Israel’s real estate market across a wide range of specialised contracts that require exhaustive and bespoke tax treatment. Just a handful of those treatment services can include combination deals, exchange transactions, group purchase deals, transfer of rights, urban renewal projects, and much more. The area of corporate tax law is not easily navigated, but the team at Meir Mizrahi & Co. have the knowhow to ensure every client understands exactly what is going on. Representing leading real estate firms, city municipalities, large corporations, banks, insurance companies and more, being knowledgeable about how each company’s status relates to their individuals taxes requires in-depth experience which only this firm can provide to such a high standard. Of the two things in life that are certain, many people would rather face taxes. However, thanks to the work of one of Israel’s leading law firms, taxation no longer has to be a headache. Meir Mizrahi & Co. operate in the field of taxation, helping clients with real estate taxation, income tax, VAT, and everything in between. As we reflect on 2019, we look back at this firm being the home of Israel’s top specialist corporate tax lawyers. Top Tax Team Sep19524 B Characterised by legal creativity and business innovation, Meir Mizrahi & Co.’s sterling reputation within the corporate world is unmatched across the country. As well as their outstanding legal knowledge and grasp of taxation law, the firm are also renowned for their deep knowledge of the business world. Fusing that business acumen with tax knowledge has caused the firm to remain at the top of their field. Without compromising the stability or integrity of the law, the firm is able to help clients and taxpayers fully realise their own rights in accordance with the tax laws. Throughout 2019, and stretching all the way to when the firm was founded, Meir Mizrahi & Co. have been delivering tax-based excellence across all of their departments. The firm’s income tax department advises clients on selected income tax matters, helping clients with offsetting losses, averaging incomes, mergers and acquisitions, and financing agreements. Likewise, the VAT department works exclusively with VAT tax planning and all matters related to it. Meir Mizrahi & Co. also operate with a highly professional and skilled litigation department, for the cases which end up taking place in a courtroom. Providing matchless levels of professional support at all stages of legal proceedings, the team of lawyers work hard to exceed expectations when it comes to appeal tribunals, district courts, and even the Supreme Court. As with any legal proceedings, the knowledge that an insightful, hard- working law firm is poring over every detail within a case can give the client some much-needed peace of mind. The law offices of Meir Mizrahi & Co. are dedicated to doing just that, securing their clients peace of mind through deep knowledge, business understanding, and exceptional processes.