Mr Marco Cerrato
TEP

Membership category: Full Member i

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Maisto e Associati
Piazza Filippo Meda 5
Milano
MI
20121
Italy

Email: m.cerrato@maisto.it
Telephone: +39 02 776931
Practice Areas: Charity formation/administration, Civil-law planning (incl foundations), Contentious trusts and estates, Cross-border estates, Dispute resolution, Estate planning/administration, Family business, Family office, Philanthropy, Private banking, Tax, Trust planning/administration, Wills and probate
Profession:
Lawyer/Solicitor/Attorney / Tax Advisor / Academic
Branch/Chapter:
STEP Italy
Committees:
Italy Branch Committee
Biography:

Marco Cerrato, partner of Maisto e Associati, is retained by banks,  family offices and individuals for generational planning, lifetime asset transfers and ownership structures, transfer of residence to or from Italy, reorganisation and disposal of cultural assets and has developed wide-spanning expertise in the area of assistance to HNWIs and UHNIs. He is also specialised in all the activities related to tax litigation up to the Supreme, Constitutional and European Court of Justice. He gained considerable experience in the assistance in the pre-litigation phase such as in the tax regularization procedures, tax audits and tax dispute resolutions matters including tax settlements, mutual assistance and arbitration procedures. 

He has acted as consultant of the Italian Government on various tax matters and is author of many publications on domestic and international tax law. 

He holds an LLM in Tax from the London School of Economics (1997) and a Phd in Tax from the University of Pavia (2000). He is a lecturer of tax law at the University of Castellanza LIUC since 2002.

He was admitted to the Milan Bar in 1995 and to the Supreme Court in 2008.