Indirect Taxes Consulting


Indirect taxes are labor intensive and often increase the risk management challenges of overpaying or underpaying with interest, penalties, and the added expense of audit defense. At ICS, we understand the complex environments in which our international clients operate. We understand the unique provisions of the tax codes in the jurisdictions where they conduct business. We stay current with the latest rulings and changes in tax law as they apply to our clients’ businesses and our efforts translate into significant tax savings for our clients.

Through the strategic assessment and refinement of our clients’ people, processes, and systems, we provide technology-enabled VAT solutions that improve the efficiency, effectiveness, and profitability of their organizations through a comprehensive suite of indirect tax consulting services, including:

  • VAT due diligences and VAT audits
  • VAT registration for local and foreign businesses
  • Preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual VAT returns
  • Providing indirect tax planning for business start-ups and expansions (domestic or foreign)
  • Developing and reviewing systems and procedures
  • Assisting with training and compliance
  • Providing advice on indirect tax implications on a purchase or sale of a business, including due diligence reviews
  • Preparing Revenue Administration ruling requests
  • Assisting with Tax Office audits and appeals, such as corresponding with tax authorities and preparing notices of objection