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Charalambos Palaontas

EY Partner, Head of Transfer Pricing Services

Charalambos serves as a subject matter expert on transfer pricing compliance and advisory matters

Charalambos Palaontas is a Partner in the Transfer Pricing department specializing in International Tax and Transfer Pricing matters.

He has over 14 years of experience in multiple jurisdictions in both assurance and tax departments of EY and his experience covers several industries such as Financial services, Real Estate, Energy and Shipping.

Charalambos holds a BSc in Accounting, Auditing and Finance from the University of Lancaster (UK)

Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS)

Member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus

Tax Diploma in International Taxation (ADIT)

Languages: Greek, English

Charalambos joined EY in 2008 as part of the EY Degree and worked in the Assurance department in EY London until 2012.

Charalambos has also worked in EY US, New York office, in the Eastern European Business Group and in EY Greece specializing in Transfer Pricing.

Charalambos has been a member of the Energy committee, the Country-by-Country and Transfer Pricing sub-committees of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus cooperating with governmental authorities and numerous ministries in relation to the development of the relevant sectors and practices in Cyprus.

He has experience in accounting and tax issues and has managed tax projects in Cyprus, USA and Greece.

Charalambos has been extensively involved in tax rulings process in Cyprus.

The clients Charalambos served ranged from small private companies to large multinational corporations across many different industries and sectors of the economy.

How Charalambos is building a better working world

"My goal is to develop, maintain and lead one of the most diverse, innovative teams of tax professionals, dedicated to having a balanced personal and professional advancement and delivering solutions to client problems, as tax is a field that changes constantly. Tax professionals need to be on top of these changes to be able to best support their clients.

Leading by example and trying to always do the right thing, is my way of building a better working world."


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