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Transfer pricing
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

The team at Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu has a strong capability in handling tax litigation matters. It has six partners dedicated to tax matters, many of whom are tax lawyers exclusively. Its practice covers general corporate tax, indirect and transactional tax. In addition, the team is supported by full-time special counsel Mamoru Toba. He previously worked at the Tokyo Regional Taxation Bureau as a director-general and maintains a good relationship with the tax authorities, regularly obtaining their views on tax issues.  

The team recently assisted the client in a refund claim from the Japanese tax authority in relation to transfer pricing adjustments. This matter involved more than several dozen million USD.  

Partner Atsushi Fujieda left the firm in 2020 due to retirement. Kenji Horiuchi was promoted to partner in 2021, he is experienced in providing tax related legal services to foreign clients and advising on tax aspects of international and domestic corporate and commercial transactions.