Alicja Sarna

Partner | Tax adviser | Head of the Tax Controversy and Litigation Practice

Tax controversy and litigation

Tel.: (+48) (22) 322 68 88
Mob.: (+48) (22) 502 529 023

  • Leader in Tax Controversy and Litigation according to Tax Advisory Firm Ranking 2020 published by the Rzeczpospolita daily
  • Head of MDDP’s Tax Controversy and Litigation Practice
  • She specializes in conducting the most complex fiscal and administrative court proceedings in Poland with regard to all types of taxes
  • She represented clients or participated in many landmark or industry-recognised proceedings before tax authorities, voivodship administrative courts, the Supreme Administrative Court and the Court of Justice of the European Union
  • She has extensive experience in enforcement proceedings in administration and general issues of the tax law
  • 2003 Tax Adviser
  • Judge at the Higher Disciplinary Court of the National Chamber of Tax Advisors
  • Member of the National Chamber of Tax Advisers.
  • Member of the Lewiatan Confederation’s Tax Council
  • Speaker at prestigious tax conferences and co-creator of the “Tax Code – Selected Issues” conference.
  • Highly regarded lecturer, e.g. at the Nicolaus Copernicus University and Kozminski University.
  • 1997 Faculty of Law of the Jagiellonian University
  • Head of the MDDP’s Tax Controversy and Litigation Practice distinguished in the World Tax ranking in the “Tax Controversy” the category (2020)
  • Expert recommended in Poland in the Tax Litigation category in the Ranking of Tax Advisory Firms of the Rzeczpospolita (2019)
  • Partner at MDDP, which was awarded in the Ranking of Tax Firms and Advisers of the Dziennik Gazeta Prawna among the best firms in the TAX CONTROVERSY (2019) category
  • Attorney in many landmark tax litigations, such as Case I SA/Wr 351/18, awarded in the Ranking of Tax Advisory Firm of the Rzeczpospolita in the “Prestigious victory in courts in VAT in 2018” category
  • Leader of the MDDP’s Tax Controversy and Litigation Practice, which as the only Polish and one of three European companies received a nomination in the “European Court of Justice Firm of the Year” (2018) category.
  • Co-author of the publication: “Contemporary Tax Law Issues. Theory and Practice. Commemorative Book Dedicated to Professor Bogumił Brzeziński. Volume I and II”
  • Co-author of the publication: “Tax Law in the Legal System. Inter-Branch Relationships of Legal Norms and Concepts.”
  • Co-author of the publication: “Jurisprudence in Tax Cases. Edition 2018”and “Jurisprudence in Tax Cases. 2017 Edition”
  • Author of numerous publications in general tax law and tax litigation, co-author of Meritum – Podatki