September 23, 2014 // Franchising.com // New York - Dentons is pleased to announce that it has been named North America Tax Dispute Firm of the Year at the 2014 International Tax Review Americas Tax Awards. The award ceremony was held on September 18, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City; Todd Welty, Laura Gavioli, Mark Thomas and Yves St-Cyr of Dentons' Tax Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group accepted the award on behalf of the Firm.
Dentons' Global Tax Group enjoys an international reputation for providing comprehensive and highly skilled tax services to national and international corporations and individuals, applying expertise in all areas of tax, including corporate reorganizations, acquisitions and divestitures; financial services; sales tax; international tax advice; resource taxation; and tax dispute resolution and advocacy.
The prestigious Americas Tax Awards are presented by International Tax Review, one of the world's most respected tax publications, to recognize firms who show innovation and ingenuity in their work for clients in North and South America between June 1, 2013 and May 31, 2014.
In addition to winning the 2014 North America Tax Dispute Firm of the Year award, nine Dentons lawyers have been recognized by the International Tax Review in the 2014 edition of the influential Tax Controversy Leaders Guide.
You can follow the latest developments on Dentons' popular Canadian Tax Litigation blog and US Tax Disputes blog.
Dentons is a global law firm driven to provide clients a competitive edge in an increasingly complex and interconnected world. A top 20 firm on the Acritas 2013 Global Elite Brand Index, Dentons is committed to challenging the status quo in delivering consistent and uncompromising quality in new and inventive ways. Dentons was formed by the combination of international law firm Salans LLP, Canadian law firm Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP (FMC) and international law firm SNR Denton. Dentons' clients now benefit from approximately 2,600 lawyers and professionals in more than 75 locations spanning 50-plus countries across Africa, Asia Pacific, Canada, Central Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Russia and the CIS, the UK and the US. The firm serves the local, regional and global needs of a broad spectrum of clients, including private and public corporations; governments and government agencies; small businesses and startups; entrepreneurs; and individuals.
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