Avv. Antonio Merola

Via Cola di Rienzo, n° 212
00192 – ROMA

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Professional profile 

Partner of ITAXA Law Firm (#1 Italian Tax Law Firm specialized in International Tax Law Consultancy), Author of ITAXA Blog International Taxation in simple words (#1 Italian Blog on International Tax Law), Theorist of “Liquid Taxation“, Founder of ObiettivoProfitto.it – ​​Wealth Planning and Defence (#1 Italian website on Wealth Planning and Defence), formerly Tax Lawyer at Tinelli & Associati – Tax Law Firm and Of Counsel of several foreign professional firms, practices as a lawyer in the fields of Tax Law and Corporate Law, providing both national and international consultancy to resident and non-resident individuals and companies.

Antonio Merola is a Lecturer in the Master in International Tax Planning of the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, holding lectures on abuse of international treaties, besides having collaborated for several years with the University of Studies of Naples “Federico II” relating to the subjects of Science of Finance and Theory of Fiscal Federalism as well as with reference to the Master in Public Finance, also carrying out research and publication activities.

The Lawyer specialized in International Taxation (“International Tax Law”) in The Netherlands, at the International Tax Center (ITC Leiden) of Leiden University obtaining the Full-time Advanced LL.M. (Master of Laws) in International Tax Law with a final thesis entitled “EU Most Favored Nation treatment v. Tax treaty shopping: re-evaluating the anti-abuse justification in the« rule of reason »doctrine“, published in the well-known “International Tax Law Review” (Sapienza University).

Previously, the Professional specialized in tax matters (“tax law”), obtaining a Master‘s degree in Tax Law at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata” and a Master‘s degree in International Tax Planning at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”.

The aforementioned specializations were acquired after the graduation at the Faculty of Law of the University of Naples “Federico II”.

Antonio Merola is authorized to practice as a Lawyer (Registered at the Rome Bar Association) and is a member of the Italian National Tax Association (ANTI).

Areas of activities: 

  • Tax Law
  • International Tax Law
  • Tax Crimes 
  • Corporate Law
  • Wealth Protection

Foreign languages:

  • English
  • Spanish