Réti, Antall & Partners Law Firm
Bajcsy-Zsilinszky út 78.
Tel: +36 1 461 9506
Zoltán Várszegi is the managing
partner of Réti, Antall & Partners Law Firm
PwC Legal in Budapest, Hungary. He is an experienced
lawyer with more than 20 years of experience in various
legal fields including tax and customs litigation,
mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring,
energy law, public utilities, civil law litigation, and
so on. He advises a broad range of clients in different
industries including the electricity supply, financial
services, public transport organisation, energy
production and supply, and manufacturing sectors.
Zoltán has acted as the legal representative
of both domestic and international companies as
defendant before the court in tax litigation cases.
Most of these cases require highly versatile legal
approaches to countervail proceedings initiated by the
Zoltán leads the tax litigation practice
group of PwC Legal Hungary, which is a unique player in
the legal services market in Hungary as it is the only
Hungarian qualified law firm that has a long-standing
cooperation with a Big 4 firm.
His clients include some of the largest
multinational companies from all industry sectors such
as financial services, energy, automotive, industrial
manufacturing and telecommunications. His experience is
not limited to the most common taxes such as VAT or
corporate income tax but also include personal income
tax, local business tax, other indirect taxes (energy
tax, innovation and education contribution) and tax
administration. Zoltán also participates in
general tax advisory services in cooperation with PwC
(involving the tax-driven structuring of groups of
Zoltán has also gained significant experience
in tax cases involving the application of EU law and
the practice of the European Court of Justice. PwC
Legal is one of the few firms in Hungary that have been
successful in convincing the court to apply EU law over
the provisions of national tax law.
Zoltán graduated from Eötvös
Loránd University, Faculty of Law as doctor
iuris. He speaks both Hungarian and English.