Tax controversy and dispute resolution: Why PwC?

Our Tax Controversy and Dispute Resolution network includes accountants, economists, and industry sector specialists, all of whom possess in-depth knowledge and experience of individual sectors. Our aim is to help you prevent, efficiently manage, and favourably resolve tax audits and disputes.

Local knowledge and strong relationships with government officials

The successful management and resolution of audits and controversies relies heavily on having strong relationships with revenue authorities, and a thorough understanding of local processes and procedures. Our network includes individuals who are members of local specialist groups, as well as former high-ranking government tax officials who have substantial experience working on audits and disputes, both from a client and revenue-authority perspective.

Global reach and perspective

Our Tax Controversy and Dispute Resolution professionals are located in territories which are regarded as aggressive tax enforcement jurisdictions, or are considered to be of key strategic importance from a tax perspective. This means we can provide you with the appropriate support to help you resolve your tax audit or dispute, wherever you need it. We can offer this support on a unilateral, bilateral, or multilateral basis, depending on your needs.

Deep technical subject matter expertise

Revenue authorities are now engaged in enforcement activities across the entire tax spectrum, including direct and indirect tax, as well as other related areas. As a result, organisations should ensure that they have the support of technical specialists in the tax area in which the audit or dispute is focused. Our areas of specialisation which are of most benefit to clients in audit or dispute situations are: