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An industry in transformation, evolving business models and an increasingly complex regulatory landscape mean power and utilities companies must re-evaluate their approach to tax.

As companies compete for growth, some amid increased market consolidation, each function has to contribute to performance enhancement, with the tax function no exception.

Our clients need tax strategies aligned with business drivers, built on effective compliance and open, transparent reporting. Our advisors have experience in planning, compliance and reporting, and a record of maintaining good relationships with tax and regulatory authorities.

Our Power & Utilities Tax service covers advisory and compliance services, for both corporate and personal tax matters, related to business tax, human capital, indirect tax, international tax and transaction tax.

Some of our key services include:

  • Global compliance and reporting
  • Tax performance and Advisory services
  • Accounting for income taxes under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • International tax services
  • Transfer pricing and tax effective supply chain management
  • Transaction tax services
  • Human capital


Our lawyers are experienced with the legal and regulatory issues relevant to the Power & Utilities sector. We have broad experience in national and cross-border (renewable) energy projects, transactions and infrastructure.

Our Power & Utilities Law professionals provide advice and legal representation in all matters relating to production, supply, transmission, distribution and trading.

Some of our key services include:

  • Legal and regulatory advice
  • Dispute resolution and legal representation
  • Structuring of (renewable) energy projects and transactions


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Contact us

EY - Rocio Reyero Folgado

Rocio Reyero Folgado
Global Tax Power & Utilities LeaderĀ 
+34 9 1572 7383

Suzanne Alcock, EY

Suzanne Alcock
Global Tax Power & Utilities resident
+44 20 7951 0036

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