|Alessandra Di Salvo|
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Alessandra Di Salvo, Deloitte Italy, is a partner and leads the customs and global trade practice.
Alessandra has wide experience in assisting both national and international groups from various industries including manufacturing, chemical and pharmaceutical, fashion, energy and utilities. She advises foreign clients on VAT, customs, and excise duty issues, with particular focus on implications arising from cross-border transactions and cash flow optimisation. She assists with tax recovery procedures and helps clients to identify indirect tax saving opportunities.
She leads the team providing consultancy services to Unindustria, an important Italian association of private companies in the Lazio area, and their associated companies.
Alessandra is often involved by Italian tax authorities and associations studying peculiar indirect tax issues, such as those which may arise from regulatory law provisions or the different indirect tax systems.
Alessandra has participated as a speaker in many tax and customs conventions and has published articles in specialised journals. She is the president of the customs and excise commission at the Order of Chartered Accountants in Rome, and is the technical and scientific coordinator of a high training course on customs law and excise duty system organised by the University "Sapienza" in Rome – the most important public university in Italy – together with the Italian Council of the Forward Agents.
Alessandra earned a doctorate in economics from the University of Rome La Sapienza, is a chartered accountant (Dottore Commercialista, 1999) and is an Italian registered auditor (Revisore Contabile), Ministerial Decree February 12 2009. She speaks Italian and English.
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Amedeo Domanti, Deloitte Italy, is a director and specialises in VAT with a particular focus on place of supply, input VAT deduction, permanent establishment issues and other VAT implications arising from cross-border and international transactions. Additionally, he assists foreign clients regarding tax refund procedures and VAT identification in Italy.
Before joining Deloitte Italy, Amedeo was also a member of the tax departments of KPMG and PwC and has more than 19 years' experience in indirect taxation, including indirect tax litigation.
Amedeo has spoken as lecturer in many tax events and taught at the School of the Italian Ministry of Finance.
Amedeo assists both Italian and multinational companies on VAT issues and provides assistance in proceedings before the Italian tax courts and the Italian tax authorities.
Amedeo graduated with a degree in economics from the University of Palermo and earned a master's degree in tax law from INFOR Scuola di Formazione in Milan. He also served as an officer in the Italian tax police, Guardia di Finanza.
Amedeo is a chartered accountant (Dottore Commercialista, 1990) and an Italian registered auditor (Revisore Contabile, Ministerial Decree June 13 1995).
He speaks Italian and English.
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Antonio Piciocchi, Deloitte Italy, is the indirect tax practice leader. He has experience with both domestic and international VAT matters. He leads a group of 60 people located in eight offices across Italy. He is a member of the Deloitte member firms' EMEA indirect tax steering committee. In this role, Antonio is responsible for the cooperation of the Italian indirect tax group with the Deloitte global member firm network, serving multinational and global clients.
He assists both Italian and multinational companies. Also having experience in direct taxation, Antonio specialises in the VAT, excise duties and customs aspects of international transactions. He provides advice regarding compliance with European VAT directives and Italian VAT law while identifying possible savings and efficiencies.
Antonio has spoken at many tax congresses. He taught at the School of the Italian Ministry of Finance and is now teaching at the University of Rome's LUISS Business School. Antonio has written in various tax journals on a wide variety of indirect tax topics.
Antonio earned a doctorate degree in economics, magna cum laude, from the University of Rome La Sapienza. He served as an officer in the Italian Tax Police, Guardia di Finanza. Antonio is a chartered accountant (Dottore Commercialista, 1995) and an Italian registered auditor (Revisore Contabile, Ministerial Decree November 25 1999).
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Barbara Rossi, Deloitte Italy, is a partner on the VAT team. Barbara joined the firm in 1998, became a manager in 2004, and has been a partner since 2011. She has been the VAT partner responsible for the teams at the Turin and Genoa offices since July 2005, and coordinates a team of 12 professionals.
Barbara has extensive skills and experience in national and international taxation. She has assisted multinational and Italian companies with major transactions (for example, merger, demerger, transfer of going concern, contribution in kind, and so on) and provides ongoing assistance.
She specialises in VAT and customs issues, particularly for cross-border and international transactions, with special emphasis on place of supply, input VAT deduction and permanent establishment issues, with the aim of optimising structures and procedures. Additionally, she advises clients regarding compliance with Italian law and European VAT directives.
Barbara is a facilitator at many national and international training courses. She lectures as part of masters' courses at the School of the Ministry of Finance, and also at international and local conferences, seminars and tax congresses. She has authored several articles in various tax journals on a wide variety of indirect tax topics.
Barbara graduated with a degree in economics from Bocconi University, Milan in 1997. She is a chartered accountant (Dottore Commercialista, 2001), and an Italian registered auditor (Revisore Contabile, Ministerial Decree October 6 2003).
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Chiara Tomassetti, Deloitte Italy, is a VAT partner. She has been a member of the Italian indirect tax practice since 2000 and was promoted to partner in 2012. Before joining Deloitte, Chiara was with the local tax firm correspondent of Andersen Legal, which she joined in 1998.
She has 17 years of experience in indirect tax matters with a particular focus on VAT, insurance premium tax, registration tax, electricity and gas taxes.
Chiara has advised clients on all aspects of indirect tax planning, saving and compliance-related matters involving both local and cross-border transactions, within a variety of industries including manufacturing, TMT, energy and utilities, finance, life science and healthcare, consumer business and transportation. Among her clients are some of the largest organisations in the manufacturing, healthcare and pharmaceutical, commodities trading, banking and insurance, and media sectors.
Chiara specialises in the recovery of VAT credits, insurance premium tax and local taxation related to power production plants. From her involvement in various VAT audits and tax litigations, she has developed outstanding relationships with the Central Department of the Revenue Agency.
As a lawyer, she often provides assistance in drafting and reviewing contracts and advice for VAT audits and tax litigations. Chiara is a regular speaker at VAT conferences and seminars and author of publications (on local taxation on wind/photovoltaic energy plants and on the sale of VAT receivables claimed for refund). She also teaches VAT courses in the University of Rome's LUISS Business School and in the University of Rome La Sapienza.
Chiara earned a degree in law from LUISS Guido Carli University (Rome) and was admitted to the Bar in Rome in 2002.
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Monica Zafferani, Deloitte Italy, has more than 18 years of experience in Italian and international tax assistance.
In the past 10 years, she focused on indirect taxation assisting some of the major Italian groups, foreign companies and multinational groups on all aspects of indirect tax planning and compliance related matters, involving both local and cross-border transactions.
Monica usually assists companies in cross-border and international transactions, with reference to issues related to the place of supply, limits input VAT deduction, and permanent establishment issues in particular for the construction and oil and gas sector.
She works in a variety of industries including manufacturing, construction, retail, food, fashion, healthcare, and the gaming sector.
She assisted an Italian company in a relevant tax ruling and in the definition of litigation with the tax authority. She is a certified commercial expert since 2002 and has participated as a speaker in several conferences and professional tax seminars. She teaches tax masters and university specialist tax courses organised by Bologna University and Urbino University.
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