DLA Piper's Tax practice advises a variety of key clients, both local and international, across diverse sectors on both local and cross-border transactions. The team works closely with our Tax department which provides comprehensive advice to numerous international clients, across diverse sectors, on a variety of local and cross-border tax aspects of transactions.
Name of company DLA Piper
Department head or senior representative in Poland, real estate Bartosz Matusik
Department head or senior representative profile Bartosz Matusik, Partner, Head of DLA Piper's Tax team in Poland. He is an economist and licensed tax adviser, specialising in corporate income tax (CIT), personal income tax (PIT) and international tax law issues. He has extensive experience in planning domestic and international tax structures, as well as providing advice related to the tax aspects of restructuring processes and transfers of assets (real estate, receivables, and shares).
Short description of the company and team DLA Piper's Tax practice advises a variety of key clients, both local and international, across diverse sectors on both local and cross-border transactions. The team works closely with our Tax department which provides comprehensive advice to numerous international clients, across diverse sectors, on a variety of local and cross-border tax aspects of transactions.
Major current clients Vinci and its subsidiaries, Hochtief and its subsidiaries, Gulermak, Metro Properties, KGAL , and Nepi/Rockcastle.
Major projects on the real estate market between October 2019 and September 2020 Advising METRO Properties, a real estate company from the METRO Group, on the sale and leaseback of five MAKRO Cash & Carry stores in Poland to FLE GmbH. METRO and MAKRO Cash & Carry will continue to manage all the assets on the basis of long-term lease agreements. The stores are located in Warsaw, Ząbki, Wrocław, Krakow and Lublin.

Advising Xcentric Hotels on the acquisition of a hotel property – comprehensive tax advice including tax structuring, tax due diligence, obtaining tax rulings, support in negotiations.

Advising a Kuwait investor during the sale of their first warehouse park in Poland to Savills Investment Management. The park is a project (approx. 46,000 sq. m.) located near Wrocław, developed by Panattoni Europe. Our advice included negotiation of the preliminary sale agreement, assistance in fulfilling the conditions precedent, negotiation of the final sale agreement and obtaining a tax ruling for the transaction.
Total value of transactions on the real estate market the company participated between October 2019 and September 2020 (in EUR) Confidential client data
Please say why your team should be considered for the award Our Tax team has it all to advise on the most complex tax issues. The team of 7 has 4 practitioners who have 15+ years of professional experience gained in international law firms. Moreover, our work pipeline does not rely solely on matters generated by other offices and practices of DLA Piper. Since our team is a stand-alone practice it actively generates its own work. Because the team comprises lawyers and tax advisers with a background in economics, we are enabled to provide clients with comprehensive business-oriented tax advice.
Company website dlapiper.com
Name of company
DLA Piper
Department head or senior representative in Poland, real estate
Bartosz Matusik
Department head or senior representative profile
Bartosz Matusik, Partner, Head of DLA Piper's Tax team in Poland. He is an economist and licensed tax adviser, specialising in corporate income tax (CIT), personal income tax (PIT) and international tax law issues. He has extensive experience in planning domestic and international tax structures, as well as providing advice related to the tax aspects of restructuring processes and transfers of assets (real estate, receivables, and shares).
Short description of the company and team
DLA Piper's Tax practice advises a variety of key clients, both local and international, across diverse sectors on both local and cross-border transactions. The team works closely with our Tax department which provides comprehensive advice to numerous international clients, across diverse sectors, on a variety of local and cross-border tax aspects of transactions.
Major current clients
Vinci and its subsidiaries, Hochtief and its subsidiaries, Gulermak, Metro Properties, KGAL , and Nepi/Rockcastle.
Major projects on the real estate market between October 2019 and September 2020
Advising METRO Properties, a real estate company from the METRO Group, on the sale and leaseback of five MAKRO Cash & Carry stores in Poland to FLE GmbH. METRO and MAKRO Cash & Carry will continue to manage all the assets on the basis of long-term lease agreements. The stores are located in Warsaw, Ząbki, Wrocław, Krakow and Lublin.

Advising Xcentric Hotels on the acquisition of a hotel property – comprehensive tax advice including tax structuring, tax due diligence, obtaining tax rulings, support in negotiations.

Advising a Kuwait investor during the sale of their first warehouse park in Poland to Savills Investment Management. The park is a project (approx. 46,000 sq. m.) located near Wrocław, developed by Panattoni Europe. Our advice included negotiation of the preliminary sale agreement, assistance in fulfilling the conditions precedent, negotiation of the final sale agreement and obtaining a tax ruling for the transaction.
Total value of transactions on the real estate market the company participated between October 2019 and September 2020 (in EUR)
Confidential client data
Please say why your team should be considered for the award
Our Tax team has it all to advise on the most complex tax issues. The team of 7 has 4 practitioners who have 15+ years of professional experience gained in international law firms. Moreover, our work pipeline does not rely solely on matters generated by other offices and practices of DLA Piper. Since our team is a stand-alone practice it actively generates its own work. Because the team comprises lawyers and tax advisers with a background in economics, we are enabled to provide clients with comprehensive business-oriented tax advice.
Company website
dlapiper.com