Bertrand Jeannin

Partner, Bertrand advises major French and international companies on the building of their VAT and custom tax strategies and policies.

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Expertise

  • Indirect Tax (VAT)
  • Customs & Global Trade

Bertrand Jeannin, Partner, supplies strategic and technical advice to French and foreign multinational groups in all aspects of their VAT and customs policies. Major focuses of Bertrand’s input involve the management of cash and cash flow costs deriving from VAT & customs, the setting up of tax treatments and best practices; the management of the interactions between indirect tax and the other departments within a company (supply chain, sales department, IT services; etc.).

Bertrand also regularly assists companies in connection with tax audits and dispute resolution matters.

Bertrand has a long-standing expertise in private equity and corporate M&A transactions. He has been regularly involved on the VAT aspects of a large number of due diligences, as well as on all VAT aspects deriving from the structuring of acquisitions.

Bertrand started his career within Andersen before joining Taj in 2002.

+33 1 40 88 71 50 bjeannin@taj.fr

Education

  • Attorney at the Hauts-de-Seine’s Bar - 1996
  • Master’s degree in Tax Law and Public Finance, Paris II Panthéon-Assas – 1995
  • ESLSCA Business School - 1991

Languages

  • French
  • English

Publications

  • Une demande de remboursement de crédit de TVA peut-elle être fondée sur l’article L. 80 A, alinéa 2 du LPF ? - Revue de Droit Fiscal N°41 - October 13th, 2016
  • Taxe sur les salaires : Dans quelle mesure une société holding mixte peut-elle se prévaloir d'une sectorisation d'activités pour ajuster sa charge de taxe sur les salaires ? - Revue de Droit Fiscal n°37 - September 10th, 2015
  • Taxe sur les salaires : l'affectation des dirigeants de holdings mixtes au secteur taxable à la TVA est toujours possible – Revue de Droit Fiscal n°4 – January 26th, 2012
  • Co auteur Aides intragroupes : le piège fiscal – Capital Finance – October 29, 2012
  • Nouvelle directive européenne sur les règles fiscales de facturation et la TVA : de bonnes nouvelles pour les entreprises – Option Finance n°1099 – November 8th, 2010
  • TVA sur frais de cession de titres de participation : droit à déduction (non) – Revue de Droit Fiscal n°17-18 – April 29th, 2010

Donato Raponi, former head of the vat and other turnover taxes division at the European Commission, has joined Taj law firm, a Deloitte network entity, as a Partner.

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