Monthly Archives: May 2017

“The law firm of the future”

Cyprus Weekly, the top-selling English-language newspaper in Cyprus, recently published a wide-ranging interview with Elias Neocleous, the managing partner of our firm. In the interview Elias set out the progress that has been achieved since the new firm was created, and his vision for the future of the firm, the legal profession and the Cyprus

European Court of Justice decides that national courts have the power to block “fishing expeditions” for tax information

In the wake of an ever increasing body of rules and regulations on the exchange of financial information on taxpayers and the significant recent shift from the traditional request-based (limited scope) procedure (typically invoking the relevant provisions of double taxation treaties) to automatic mass exchange of information (with FATCA and the Common Reporting Standard casting

Acquisition of WesternZagros Resources by Crest Energy International

On behalf of Crest Investment Company and Dentons Canada LLP we dealt with the Cyprus law aspects of the acquisition by Crest Energy International of all the outstanding shares of WesternZagros Resources Limited for a consideration of approximately USD 167 million. Crest Energy International is an affiliate of Crest Investment Company, a USA-based investment company

Overview of Cyprus-Barbados double tax agreement

[gdlr_row] [gdlr_column size=”1/4″] [/gdlr_column] [gdlr_column size=”3/4″] May 21, 2017 Author: Philippos Aristotelous Publisher: International Law Office Practice area:TAX LAW, TAX PLANNING AND ADVANCED BUSINESS STRUCTURING [/gdlr_column] [/gdlr_row] [gdlr_post_slider category=”publications” num_fetch=”3″ num_excerpt=”25″ caption_position=”bottom” thumbnail_size=”medium” orderby=”date” order=”asc” ]

Waiver of interest and penalties imposed under Law 246 of 1990

The Cyprus tax department has announced that, in accordance with the provisions of article 59(7) of the VAT Law of 2000 as amended, taxpayers may apply for the cancellation of any interest and penalties imposed under Law 246 of 1990, which has been repealed, which relate to arrears that fall within the tax periods from


Very  responsive and provided excellent guidance on issues of Cyprus law relevant in the transaction on which they represented us.
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To the point, very helpful and complement advice. Was always aiming to get it done in an efficient and timely manner. Delivered results despite some obstacles in between.
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Great work with all stakeholders including the government relations both in Cyprus and EU
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We have been assisted by Elias Neocleous in the context of capital markets transaction. Mr Demetris Roti was the partner in charge of the matter. We were very satisfied by the work of Mr Roti and his team as well as their ability to work towards tight deadlines
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We have been using Neocleous for more than 10 years. We are very satisfied with their performance. They can support all the areas we may need help in. They have lawyers for all the practice areas. They are well educated and very fast on the job.
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