London, United Kingdom, 17 May 2012 – The strength and depth of Baker & McKenzie’s tax practice was recognized with a slew of wins at the 2012 International Tax Review
European Tax Awards. Baker & McKenzie received the following:
- Germany Transfer Pricing firm of the Year – 2012
- Netherlands Tax Firm of the Year - 2012
- Netherlands Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year – 2012
- European Indirect Tax Firm of the Year - 2012
- European Media & Entertainment Tax Team of the Year - 2012
It is not the first time Baker & McKenzie's tax practices have been acknowledged for such awards. The Firm was also previously awarded, Germany Transfer Pricing firm of the Year, 2010, Netherlands Tax Firm of the Year 2011 and 2008, Netherlands Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year, 2010, 2007, 2006 and 2005, European Indirect Tax Firm of the Year, 2009.
“We are delighted for this recognition from International Tax Review (ITR)
,” said Philippe Lion, Baker & McKenzie's Chair of the European Tax Practice Group. “It’s been a good year for us and it follows at the heels of our improved ranking for our regional practice from Band 3 to Band 2 in the latest Chambers Europe
. It is an affirmation of our commitment to bringing our clients unparalleled specialist expertise, local knowledge, coupled with our unrivalled global reach, in order to achieve exceptional service.”
The nominations were determined by a panel of international tax executives and International Tax Review's
editorial team, following initial research canvassing the perspectives of tax executives, in-house counsel, tax advisors and private practice lawyers.
Established in 1990, International Tax Review
is a monthly magazine dedicated to international tax strategy. Each issue includes comprehensive international news and analysis, unique guides to the most recent international deals, in-depth features, surveys, international updates and profiles.