Sylvia Paolone

Sylvia Paolone

MLaw, tax advisor

Place Saint-François 1
CH-1002 Lausanne

Tel +41 58 200 33 00

Fax +41 58 200 33 11


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Sylvia Paolone advises clients, either Swiss or foreign corporations or individuals, on various federal and cantonal tax matters with respect to tax compliance (tax returns for direct taxes, withholding tax, stamp duty, real estate capital gain tax, successions, VAT) and tax consulting (restructuring, liquidations, debt waivers, tax rulings and exemptions, double tax treaties etc.). With respect to Swiss matters, she mainly focuses on issues of cantonal tax laws of the French speaking area.  

Practice areas
  • Corporate tax (corporations and corporate entities)
  • Individual tax (private or independant workers)
Practice groups
  • M&A, capital markets and corporate
  • Tax
  • Current: Federal Tax Expertise 
  • 2005: Master in Business Law, University of Geneva
  • 2002: Master E-commerce Law and Practice, University Paris V, France
  • 2000: Lic. iur., University Robert Schuman, Strasbourg France
Experience / Career
  • 2010-2014: Corporate Tax Manager, Ernst & Young, Lausanne
  • 2009-2010: Corporate Tax Assistant Manager, Pwc, Lausanne
  • 2008-2009: Tax counsel, Lexartis Law Firm, Lausanne
  • 2005-2008: Senior Tax Consultant, Ernst & Young, Lausanne
  • English
  • French
  • Italian