Justyna Bauta-Szostak

Partner | Tax adviser | Attorney at Law

International taxes | Real estate

Email: justyna.bauta-szostak@balonowarepublika.pl
Tel.: (+48) (22) 322 68 88
Mob.: (+48) 502 241 631

  • Expert in the field of corporate income tax and international taxes, specializing in advising real estate companies and corporate restructuring
  • She manages projects related to investments in real estate located in Poland and other Central European countries
  • She advises clients at all stages of business – from making decisions and choosing the optimal legal form for investments, through ongoing advice related to the specifics of the development industry, to exiting the investment
  • She implemented projects regarding, among others:
  • establishment of investment platforms of office real estate, commercial rea estate, flats for rent, warehouses and student houses;
  • preparation and introduction of real estate companies to listing on the WSE;
  • real estate transactions – both in the form of selling shares in real estate companies and of selling real estate itself.
  • 2005 Tax adviser
  • 2006 Legal counsel
  • 2002 Faculty of Law and Administration of the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań
  • Member of the Warsaw Bar Association
  • Member of the National Chamber of Tax Advisers
  • Speaker at many respectable real estate and tax conferences, such as: CEE Private Equity Conference, Investments on the Commercial Real Estate Market, Polish Office Market – Trends and Forecasts, Office Buildings in Poland, Polish Residential Market
  • Languages: English and Italian
  • Winner of the Top Woman in Real Estate in the category Tax & accounting services 2020 and thus was recognized as the No. 1 woman dealing with tax advisory services for the real estate industry in Poland
  • Expert in the field of corporate income tax and international taxes, specializing in advising real estate companies and corporate restructuring
  • Leading expert in tax advisory in Poland according to the “Women in Tax” ranking, International Tax Review, (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020)
  • Partner in MDDP’s Income Tax Practice, awarded by the Rzeczpospolita in two consecutive years for handling prestigious transactions
  • Expert at MDDP – the only Polish company listed among the leaders of the transaction advisory market in Poland in the “Tax Transactional” ranking prepared by the International Tax Review (2017, 2018, 2019)
  • Partner at MDDP – awarded twice the title of Poland Firm of the Year in the European Tax Awards ranking organized by the International Tax Review (2013, 2018) and listed every year among the leading firms on the Polish market in the World Tax ranking
  • Co-author of the book “Real estate taxation in business operations. Property tax. Tax on revenues from buildings” issued by Wolters Kluwer in 2018.
  • Co-author of the book ‘Real Estate Sale Lease Rent. Effects in PIT, CIT and VAT”, issued by Difin. The first edition of the publication was awarded in the Golden Wings ranking of the Dziennik Gazeta Prawna for year 2010.
  • Author of numerous publications in professional press and comments in daily media.