Valentin Savov

attorney-at-law; chairman of the Bulgarian Branch of the International Fiscal Association at Savov & Partners Bulgaria

About Valentin

Valentin Savov is a Bulgarian attorney with more than 10 years of legal experience gained in leading law firms in Sofia, Tokyo and Amsterdam. Valentin has a master degree in law from the University of Sofia, Bulgaria and LL.M. in international tax law from the Leiden University, the Netherlands. He specialises in tax law and customs duties, corporate, M&A. Valentin provides legal advice and services in VAT matters, international taxation and tax treaties, corporate and individual taxation as well as tax litigation.

Since 2014 Valentin is a chair of the Bulgarian branch of the International Fiscal Association, the Netherlands. Since 2008, Valentin is also an external expert to the Bulgarian National Revenue Agency in the field of transfer pricing and tax treaties. Valentin Savov participated in several projects for development of the Bulgarian tax legislation, e.g. supplying opinions, positions and statements to the Bulgarian parliament and respective ministries. Valentin is also a frequent speaker in seminars.

Areas of practice

  • Tax Planning
  • Corporate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Audit and Accounting
  • Wealth Management
  • Company Formation
  • Other Consultancy

I can help with

tax law and tax litigation; corporate litigation and dispute resolution; representation before tax authorities; compliance; transfer pricing and international taxation

Education / Training

- LL.M. in international tax law; International Tax Center, Leiden University, the Netherlands;
- masters in law, Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski", Bulgaria

Experience

  • present: Attorney at law and managing partner at Savov and Partners, Sofia, Bulgaria;
  • 20014 - present: International Fiscal Association (www.ifa.nl), chairman of IFA Branch Bulgaria (www.ifa-bulgaria.com);
  • 2008 - 2016 and 2005 - 2006: attorney at law and head of practice group at CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz;
  • 2007 - 2008: legal counsel at DLA Piper, Amsterdam, the Netherlands;
  • 2006 - 2007: legal counsel at DLA Piper, Tokyo, Japan.