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Smyth, Anthony

Firm: ByrneWallace
Position: Head of Tax
Address: 88 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 691 5281
Fax: +353 1 691 5010
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Anthony is Head of the ByrneWallace Tax Department.

He has over fifteen years' experience advising clients on all aspects of taxation law, with particular expertise advising on financial services and property-related tax, including structured finance transactions, capital market issues, investment funds and cross border financings, mergers and acquisitions, inward investment, group re-organisations and property acquisition and holding structures.

Anthony advises private and public sector clients, international corporations and financial institutions and sector expertise includes Health and Life Sciences, Financial Services, Real Estate, Inward Investment and Public Sector.


Anthony is a regular speaker and writer on international tax and financial services issues and has lectured for a number of professional accountancy bodies in Ireland.


Co-author of IBFD's Transfer-Pricing in Ireland


BA in Law and Accounting, University of Limerick, 1998
Fellow, Institute of Chartered Accountants, 2000
New York State (Attorney at Law), 2007
Associate of Irish Taxation Institute, 2001


Anthony is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, New York Bar Association, Institute of Bankers and the Institute of Taxation, Ireland.

He is also a member of both An Taoiseach's IFSC Insurance Tax Group and the Irish Securitisation Forum.