We are very pleased to announce that Tomasz Michalik, partner, tax advisor and head of the VAT team at MDDP, has been nominated in the individual category “Indirect Tax Practice Leader of the Year” of the ITR EMEA Tax Awards 2021. Apart from Tomasz, the nominees in this category include specialists from Poland, Germany, Italy, Greece and South Africa.
The nomination of Tomasz Michalik, is another award of the VAT team – is one of the largest and most successful specialist tax practices in Poland. The partners of the VAT Practice are included in the list of the best VAT specialists – “Indirect Tax Leaders” prepared by the prestigious International Tax Review, which makes MDDP the leader of indirect taxes in Poland. MDDP is the only Polish entity invited to the VAT Expert Group established by the European Commission.
The Practice comprehensively deals with Polish and European tax, its members are Parliamentary experts, experts of business and industry organizations and associations, as well as authors of many publications on VAT, including the commentary on the VAT Act (already having 15 updated editions) and many other books on VAT.
Tomasz Michalik is the VAT expert managing one of the largest and most successful specialist tax practices in Poland. He is responsible for the implementation of complex and sophisticated VAT projects in Poland and Europe. He has represented clients in many landmark or awarded proceedings before tax authorities, voivodship administrative courts, the Supreme Administrative Court and the Court of Justice of the European Union. He is the only Polish member of the VAT Expert Group established by the European Commission.
The ITR Tax Awards have been awarded every year since 2005 to the best tax and transfer pricing companies from the Europe, Middle East and Africa region. The awards recognize remarkable achievements and developments made over the past 12 months. Aside from the national awards in more than 30 jurisdictions, there are also awards in regional, individual categories for the best performers.
Due to the continued effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s winners of the ITR Tax Awards will be announced during a virtual awards ceremony on September 9, 2021.