The importance of tax advice to corporates and individuals in a complex and dynamic economy like Nigeria cannot be over emphasized. Our Tax Practice Group therefore supports our other Practice Groups thus making it a key complement to our firm’s services.
Our sizeable, but experienced, team of tax lawyers continually delivered innovative and cutting-edge advice to meet tax regulation and compliance needs of our clients. We advise on the taxation aspects of all transactions we are involved in from divestments to issues around structuring of such transactions for tax efficiency. We are also versed in advising on tax avoidance mechanism, matters connected with capital gains and allowances amongst other matters connected with taxation at both the personal and corporate levels.
Bloomfield also acts for clients in complaints and appeals before the tax and VAT authorities and litigation before the courts.
Currently advising several multinational clients and attending reconciliation meetings with various state Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as it concerns additional tax liabilities.
Advising Macmahon Contractors Nigeria Limited on the registration of their expatriate employees for PAYE.
Advising an international retail chain on applicable taxes relating to its operations and real property transactions in Nigeria.
Advised a multinational company with respect to double taxation and additional tax assessments levied in multiple jurisdictions where client operates.
Advised a consortium of private investors in connection with their acquisition of majority interest in a Nigerian publicly quoted insurance company.