Łukasz Kupień

Senior Manager | Tax advisor

International taxes | Real estate

Email: Lukasz.Kupien@balonowarepublika.pl
Tel.: (+48) (22) 322 68 88
Mob.: (+48) (22) 792 999 105

  • Expert in CIT, international taxes, general anti-avoidance rule (GAAR) and mandatory disclosure rules (MDR)
  • Proxy in tax inspections and proceedings regarding general anti-avoidance rule (GAAR)
  • He has participated in several dozen transactions of the sale of real estate investments or shares in such investments (structuring of transactions, repayment or raising of financing, due diligence, effective profit distribution)
  • Experienced in VAT and tax on civil-law transactions for the real estate industry
  • He has conducted a number of projects including:
    • creation of ownership and financing structure for the real estate group entering WSE (capitalization of approx. PLN 900 million)
    • sale of shares of a listed company and its vendor due diligence (value of shares about PLN 400 million)
    • refund of approx. PLN 5.5 million withholding tax (WHT) for shopping centre owners
    • issue and collateralisation of bonds listed on the Catalyst market by a company from a real estate group (issue value approx. PLN 300 million)
  • 2015 Tax adviser
  • 2013 Warsaw School of Economics
  • Member of the National Chamber of Tax Advisers
  • Lecturer at Kozminski University in Taxes in Corporate Strategy, ACCA
  • Languages: English and German
  • Senior Manager at MDDP, the company 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)
  • Senior Manager at MDDP – the company awarded twice with 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
  • Author of numerous publications in professional press and commentaries in daily media