Ghislain de Pazzis has become member of the IACF (Institut des Avocats Conseils Fiscaux).

Training – Multiplying the experts

Our partners always take pleasure to pass on their knowledge, in particular through training in various organizations. In this context, our partner Ghislain de Pazzis has provided this month a training on “VAT in international trade” at the ODASCE.

April 2016 / Conference –VAT in the US

Our partner, Renaud Roquebert, gave a lecture as part of the Tax Executive Institute in Sunnyvale in Silicon Valley, on the theme of European VAT. The conference brought together more than 50 participating companies.

USA – The return

Having already lived and worked in Californie, our founding partner, Renaud Roquebert, spent the first 7 months of the year in expanding our firm in the United States.

We are now present in California, in the heart of the Silicon Valley / San Francisco. The firm assists its clients based in the United States in their development in Europe; entrepreneurs and French companies of all sizes also call on our expertise to help them in their establishment and development in the United States.

Virginie Terrier contributes to the firm good spirit

We welcome in our premises our colleague Virginie Terrier and her associate Marie Pech de Laclause, specialized in commercial law/trade law.

Portugal is attractive … not only for its weather

LightHouse LHLF has introduced a network of correspondents – lawyers, real estate advisers, accountants – with Portugal to support the French citizens in their expatriation project.

Intracommunity supplies and retrospective VAT de-registration

Under which conditions are intracommunity supplies VAT exempt, when the EU customer is VAT registered or de-registered for VAT purposes in its country, with retrospective effect? Victoria Alvarez comments the relevant problems raised by these situations, in the Revue de Droit Fiscal n° 47 of 20 November 2014 comm. 640, after the publication of the judgment ECJ Traum EOOD dated 9 October 2014 C-492/13. Please click here for more.


Renaud Roquebert, our managing partner has recently been visiting the numerous clients of the firm based in the San Francisco Bay Area.

The consequences of the fall of banking secrecy

Damien Hautin has published an article on the consequences of the fall of banking secrecy in the review of business taxation of the university of Paris Dauphine.