Ophir Kaplan specialises in tax matters, advising and representing multinational and domestic clients before the Israeli tax authorities and courts, obtaining pre-rulings and in assessment proceedings.
He advises on a broad range of tax issues encompassing corporate and individual taxation and tax planning, including corporate structures, tax issues arising from mergers and acquisitions, employee share option schemes and compensation packages, international taxation, indirect taxes (VAT and customs duties), social security dues, the taxation of real-estate transactions and transfer pricing.
Ophir also provides legal counsel to high-net-worth individuals and families on individual taxation, tax planning, wealth protection, family trusts and investments.
Ophir has published numerous articles on private, national and international corporate, commercial and real estate tax issues. He serves on the Israeli Bar Association’s Taxes Committee and VAT & Customs Committee.