Our Tax Experts
Łukasz is a graduate of Finance and Banking at the University of Economics in Poznań. He has 14 years of experience in tax advisory gained at one of the Big 4 companies and one of the biggest Polish consulting firms. Łukasz leads the tax advisory team of highly-qualified Tax Managers, with special focus on the real estate sector and transaction advisory, due diligence, VAT, Transfer Pricing, WHT, MDR issues. He specializes in: development of effective ownership, financing, and investment structures; ownership and business reorganizations; effective engagement and employment structures; employee and management incentive plans; HNWI issues: CFC, exit taxation, solidarity tax; R&D tax relief and copyright relief.
Anna is the leader of the VAT compliance team. Anna graduated from SGGW with a degree in Economics, and from Warsaw University in Tax Law. Anna has over 12 years of practical experience in VAT compliance for international companies based in the EU and outside of the EU representing various sectors. Her main goal is to support the clients in current matters related to VAT by providing practical solutions. She manages the team responsible for improving VAT compliance processes and ensuring high standards of customer service.
Zuzana is responsible for running the Slovak branch, communicating with clients and authorities, and business development. Leading a team of accountants, payroll accountants, and trust assistants, requires high level of administrative and organisational skills in order to manage multiple projects. Zuzana is registered tax adviser since 2006. Her previous experience was gained mainly during her engagement at KPMG Slovakia, where she acted as a tax adviser focused on tax services for financial markets, the transport sector, network industries (distribution of gas and energy), and the pharmaceutical industry. She participated in various advisory projects, including M&A, due diligence, business restructuring, contract review. Zuzana is experienced in tax compliance, representation of clients in tax proceedings and lawsuits against the Slovak Republic.
Jana Pytelková Svobodová
Jana heads up the Czech ASB´s Tax Team. She leads and supervises various consultancy projects, including tax due diligence, tax compliance projects and ongoing advisory in all tax areas, and is also responsible for business development. She has over 15 years´ experience as a tax manager, providing tax services to industrial companies, real estate firms, as well as other sectors. Jana has been a registered tax advisor since 2004 and obtained LL.M. degree in international taxation at the Economics University of Vienna in 2009.
Jarek is a licensed tax adviser specializing in excise duty, VAT and customs. He graduated from University of Warsaw with a degree in law. Before joining ASB he worked in well-known Polish tax advisory companies. His vast over 10 years’ experience includes providing ongoing tax advisory, tax audits, and supporting clients during tax and court proceedings. He advised domestic and foreign firms from, amongst others, retail, oil, tobacco, motor, and real estate sector, as well as public entities. He speaks English fluently and has communicative German.
Lucie as a Tax Manager of ASB Czech Republic is responsible for preparing tax returns, tax consulting and the development of the tax team. She specializes in the area of personal income tax and corporate income tax, including international employment structures. Thanks to her studies and practice, she has a wealth of experience and knowledge in accounting. Before joining ASB, she worked at KPMG‘s Tax Department. She started her professional career as Head of Accounting at Nike. Since 2009 Lucie has been a certified accountant and since 2010 a certified tax advisor.
Marta Skrodzka is a tax advisor. She graduated from the Warsaw School of Economics. She also studied at Universität des Saarlandes (Germany) during ERASMUS + program and completed an internship in the transfer pricing team in Los Angeles in 2016. She gained her experience in providing ongoing tax advisory services to clients in various sectors. She supports clients in the area of supply chain management in the field of VAT, tax risk management related to the outsourcing of accounting services, promotional, advertising and marketing activities, withholding tax issues and financing. She participated in numerous tax reviews and due diligence projects, including those related to wind farms, as well as in settling operations in Special Economic Zones. She speaks English very well and has communicative German.
Piotr is a licensed tax adviser. He is a graduate of Law at Kozminski University and Finance and Accounting Warsaw School of Economics. He also studied at California State University at Monterey (US) during ERASMUS + program. Before Piotr joined ASB he gained experience in two leading Polish consulting companies, where he provided comprehensive support to clients in the transfer pricing area. Piotr specializes in the preparation of benchmarking analyzes, preparation of transfer pricing documentation both on local and group levels. Piotr speaks English fluently.
Paweł is an attorney-at-law admitted to the Bar in Poland. He has over 8 years of experience in tax and legal advisory. He graduated from Maria Curie-Skłodowska University of Lublin with a law degree. Before joining ASB Paweł gained experience in leading tax advisory and law firms. Paweł has vast experience in tax aspects of M&A transactions including share deals and asset deals with a strong focus on commercial real estate transactions, tax due diligence, tax planning, litigation, corporate law, contract law, transfer pricing, and ongoing tax and legal advisory to clients operating in various sectors such as real estate, pharmaceutical, energy, IT, retail. Paweł is fluent in English.
Łukasz specializes in issues of value-added tax, excise tax, and real estate tax. During his professional career, he participated in projects involving reviews of tax settlements (VAT, excise tax, CIT, real estate tax), provision of current VAT settlement services by both domestic and foreign entities, as well as in determining the risk and tax consequences of new business projects. He prepared pleadings, opinions, comments, and reports on various tax aspects. Łukasz gained professional experience in tax administration and the private sector, among others, in a legal and tax law office and a consulting company. He is the author of press comments and publications addressed to entrepreneurs in the field of value-added tax.