François Thomas

Practice areas :

  • Tax management of corporate groups and effective tax rates
  • Tax management of intragroup fluxes (transfer pricing)
  • Tax management of international fluxes (withholding taxes, VAT)
  • Real estate taxation
  • Taxation proceedings and litigation.

François Thomas assists French and foreign groups in issues of real estate and corporate taxation.

François has a reputable knowledge of taxation litigation.

After being the former head of taxation and border control for the Asia-Pacific zone of a French industrial group, François has an in-depth knowledge of fiscal management of intragroup fluxes and transfer prices. He also has knowledge in managing effective tax rates.

Career and education :

  • Training institute of the Paris Bar: Certificat d’Aptitude à la Profession d’Avocat
  • Ecole Nationale des Impôts: tax assessor
  • University of Paris II Panthéon Assas: Master in advanced studies of Public Finances and Taxation
  • University of Paris II Panthéon Assas: Degree in Private Law, Corporate and Taxation Law
  • University of Paris II Panthéon Assas: Degree in Public Law
  • Thieffry et associés, Paris, 1989
  • Lefebvre Pelletier et associés, Paris, 1992
  • Coopers & Lybrand, Paris, 1995
  • Ernst & Young, Paris, Responsable de la doctrine fiscale, 1999
  • Groupe Michelin, France, Singapour, 2004
  • Joined NMW avocats, which later became NMW Delormeau, in 2014
  • French, English, Spanish, Italian