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Dimitar Hadjiveltchev


CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats
2 rue Ancelle
92522 Neuilly-sur-Seine
Languages French, Bulgarian, English, German, Greek, Russian

Dimitar joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 2001, and is part of the tax department. Since 2020, he is the co-head of CMS International Private Clients group.

Part of the Firm’s tax department, he regularly assists High Net Worth individuals: tax residence aspects, international remuneration policy, estate planning, structuring of inbound and outbound investments, especially in luxury real estate, hotel businesses and vineyards. He also deals with the international mobility of executives and top employees, for French and International groups.

Dimitar also specialises in the treatment of foreign trusts and similar structures.

From a compliance perspective, he coordinates questions related to French exit tax, and also yearly filing duties of individuals (income tax, wealth tax), and filing duties of trustees.

Lecturer at the University of Strasbourg and speaker at several conferences, he regularly writes articles about international taxation (impatriates regime, exit tax etc.).

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Relevant experience

  • French businessman | Advising on the transfer of his residence abroad, followed by the restructuring of his business and the setting-up of the new group holding company in the elected country
  • Eastern European family | Assisting in the structuring of the French real estate acquisitions
  • Large French listed corporation hiring from abroad their new CEO | Advising in the implementation of the French impatriation regime and structuring of the CEO’s personal taxes
  • UHNW family present in several countries | Assisting with the legal and tax structuring of the estate that includes business participations, real estate and financial assets
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Memberships & Roles

  • Member of IBA (International Bar Association)
  • Member of ACE (French Association of Corporate Legal Advisors)
  • Member of the Club Patrimoine(Assets Club)
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Dimitar regularly writes or participates in articles related to the fields of heritage and international tax law.

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  • Post-graduate certificate in Tax Law (Robert Schuman University, Strasbourg 1999)
  • Post-graduate diploma in Business Law (Robert Schuman University, Strasbourg 1999)
  • Post-graduate degrees (DESS/DJCE) in Business Law
  • Diploma in Corporate Legal Advice (2000)
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