Stéphane Malmonte

Tax Partner - Lawyer at Hedeos Société d'Avocats

Stéphane Malmonte is a Partner with Hedeos Société d’Avocats. For almost twenty years, he has been continuously advising French and foreign companies in the implementation of their tax strategies as they relate to their transactions (VAT, indirect taxes and customs law).

Registered Attorney-at-law since 2001 (Paris Bar), prior to founding Hedeos in March 2011, Stéphane practiced with firms Archibald Andersen (2000-2002) and PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers law firm - 2002 to 2011).

Stéphane assists his clients at all stages of their operations (assessment of risks and opportunities, definition of the various tax strategies, implementation and operational management of the various VAT compliance formalities).

Stéphane has also developed a strong expertise in tax litigation and he regularly intervenes on behalf of his clients in the framework of negotiations with tax authorities (assisting with tax audits, drafting of legal and court proceedings).

He also provides his assistance in obtaining advance rulings from the central tax administration.

Stéphane works primarily on behalf of family firms and international groups, mainly in the areas of distribution, industry & services and real estate.

Whilst at PwC, he was strongly involved in animating the Indirect Taxes international network (VAT / Customs). Stéphane is a member of the IACF (Institut des Avocats Conseils Fiscaux).

Stéphane regularly provides training to his clients in the field of Indirect taxation. He has also lectured in taxation at the University of Paris X.