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WHO WE ARE : A GROUP OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS SPECIALISED IN INTERNATIONAL CLIENTS


You have a project in France, but it’s all a bit much for you. Maybe you don’t even speak French yet…

Don’t worry, help is at hand.

For almost 40 years, our bilingual English- and French-speaking teams have been specialising in international business and accounting issues. They can give you the support you need for every stage of your project.

At Laviale, we rely not only on the specialised skills and the experience of our teams, but also on the strength of our international network, MSI Global Alliance. The Laviale Group provides high-quality accounting, audit and management services at a competitive price.

Our teams of specialists attach the greatest importance to meeting your requirements as rapidly as possible, whether in English or French.

 

Services for individuals

Services for businesses / companies

Tax planning (assistance prior to settling in France, carried out before you arrive in the count Setting up a French business (choice of structure, implications for tax and social security contributions)
Determining your tax residence (a vital phase carried out before calculating your tax) Accounting services (compliance and reporting book-keeping, financial statements, reporting)
Income tax and wealth tax return services Mandatory auditing for French companies
International tax treaty compliance Due diligence
International social security compliance Payroll & HR services
Healthcare cover (and complementary top-up healthcare insurance) Labour law
Assistance with “De Ruyter” claims over social contributions (European legislation) VAT registration and VAT returns
Tax regularisations (assets held abroad and not declared to the French Tax authorities). Transfer pricing issues
Trust returns compliance in France Virtual office services
Assistance with setting up financial and property investments (tax aspects of holding structure: capital gains, inheritance tax, etc.)
Creation and operation of gîtes, bed and breakfast accommodation or furnished rentals (choice of structure and implications for tax and social security contributions, registration formalities)

 

Our chartered accountancy and auditing firm has outstanding and wide-ranging experience in assisting subsidiaries of foreign companies. We also provide a French tax service for expatriates living in France. We handle around 200 tax returns a year for clients receiving income or possessing assets abroad. We apply about twenty Double Tax Agreements (DTAs) signed by France with foreign countries.

Our firm, which was founded in 1976, consists of five partners specialising in best practice in chartered accountancy and auditing, alongside a partner who specialises in social, legal and tax affairs for foreigners, and a forty-strong staff.

Our offices are conveniently located in the Paris region and Le Havre (in Normandy), but we are also in daily contact with more than sixty French towns and cities. We participate actively in the international MSI group (www.msiglobal.org), responding regularly to enquiries and referrals from its members and their clients.

Thanks to our broad field of expertise on issues of international mobility, we can aid you in all your procedures and formalities in France. We are available to be a “one-stop service” for you, providing answers to a whole range of problèmesquestions you may have, primarily through our extensive network of partners (including notaries, lawyers, estate agents and insurers).

We will make sure that your status in France for tax, social security and accounting is secure, and provide you with the support you need to optimise your project.

We can answer your questions and supply you with a personalised quotation. Don’t hesitate to contact Michel Deudon, the partner who heads our international department, on +33 1 7036 9691 or by email: michel.deudon@laviale.com.

Our specialists

Discover the profile of each of our experts ...

Cécile LAVIALE-ROLLIN

Accountant, auditor and tax consultant

Groupe LAVIALE
1, quai George V
76600 LE HAVRE
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 60
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 61
  • cecile.laviale@laviale.com

Eric MESSINA

Accountant and auditor

Groupe LAVIALE
rue Jean Mermoz
Zac St Guenault
BP 80181
91006 EVRY
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 80
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 81
  • eric.messina@laviale.com

Elodie Crochemore

Accountant, auditor and tax consultant

Elodie is in charge of the renters of furnished properties of our firm. Her knowledge of the personal income tax system is an essential asset in order to advise and support our clients.
Groupe LAVIALE
1, quai George V
76600 LE HAVRE
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 71
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 61
  • elodie.crochemore@laviale.com

Eric ROLLIN

Accountant, auditor and tax consultant

Eric has graduated in accountancy and is enrolled with the Institute of French Chartered Accountants. He has registered as auditor with the Court of Appeal of Rouen (Normandy). Eric is also a member of the Centre for Young Business leaders and of several committees helping the setting-up of businesses in France.
Groupe LAVIALE
1, quai George V
76600 LE HAVRE
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 60
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 61
  • eric.rollin@laviale.com

Jean-Pierre MOISSET

Accountant and auditor

Groupe LAVIALE
ZAC de Montvrain 2/4 rue Faraday
91540 MENNECY
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 80
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 81
  • jean-pierre.moisset@laviale.com

Serge LAVIALE

Accountant, auditor and tax consultant

Groupe LAVIALE
10, route du Baillage
76560 ROUEN - BENESVILLE
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 50
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 51
  • serge.laviale@laviale.com

Francoise LAVIALE

Manager

Groupe LAVIALE
10, route du Baillage
76560 ROUEN - BENESVILLE
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 50
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 51
  • francoise.laviale@laviale.com

Michel DEUDON

International tax consultant.

Michel advises foreign investors for their setting-up projects in France and creates companies, subsidiaries, branches in France. His second main occupation and skill is tax advice to individuals. The services provided mainly relate to Income Tax Returns / Wealth Tax Returns, social security coverage of individuals, which includes retirement advice and employees and employers welfare and pension.
Groupe LAVIALE
48, rue Montmartre
BP 76242
(Subway station Les Halles)
PARIS 02
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 96
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 97
  • michel.deudon@laviale.com

Fabien MESSINA

Accountant, auditor and tax consultant

Fabien Messina has specialized for many years in auditing SMEs and groups listed on Euronext, in accordance with French GAAP and IFRS, which allows him to contribute his expertise in the audit of financial processes, the evaluation of internal control and the control of financial risks. His knowledge and experience in international tax issues is also an essential asset to support and advise our clients in our international service.
Groupe LAVIALE
48, rue Montmartre
BP 76242
(Subway Métro station Les Halles)
PARIS 02
  • 33 ( 0 )1 70 36 96 98
  • 33 ( 0 )1 70 36 96 97
  • fabien.messina@laviale.com

Cédric LODDE

Accountant and auditor

Groupe LAVIALE
1, quai George V
76600 LE HAVRE
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 60
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 61
  • cedric.lodde@laviale.com

Maud LAVIALE

Manager labour law dpt.

Maud assists many companies in their relations with their employees, advising them on the best way to contract, to implement incentives, and prevent litigation.
Groupe LAVIALE
48, rue Montmartre
BP 76242
(Subway station Les Halles)
PARIS 02
  • 33 ( 0 )1 70 36 96 92
  • 33 ( 0 )1 70 36 96 97
  • maud.laviale@laviale.com

offices


ROUEN

Groupe LAVIALE

10, route du Baillage
76560 ROUEN - BENESVILLE

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PARIS 02

Groupe LAVIALE

48, rue Montmartre
(subway station Les Halles)
BP 76242
PARIS 02

MENNECY

Groupe LAVIALE

ZAC de Montvrain
2/4 rue Faraday
91540 MENNECY

  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 80
  • 33 (0)1 70 36 96 81
  • jean-pierre.moisset@laviale.com
  • http://www.laviale.com

LE HAVRE

Groupe LAVIALE

Le Normandie Building
1, quai George V
BP 125
76051 LE HAVRE Cedex

EVRY

Groupe LAVIALE

2 rue Jean Mermoz
Zac St Guenault
BP 80181
91006 EVRY Cedex

Membership

SYNERGA, our French group

SYNERGA is an independent Chartered Accountants and Chartered Auditors network in 80 French cities and having 1000 staff members.

Our membership in SYNERGA
– grants you our ability to react to the developments of the Law by using common skills and knowledge,
– grants you expert advice and a comprehensive service,
– grants you the benefit from the strength of a nationwide group, member of the MSI international network, to support your French and overseas development.

http://www.synerga.net

Membership

MSI Global Alliance, our international network

MSI is an international independent Chartered Accountants and Lawyers network in 100 countries worldwide.

Our contacts within other member firms around the world help us support you towards new horizons and advise you on international accounting or legal matters: export, import, expatriated, etc.

http://www.msiglobal.org

Membership

Ordre des Experts-Comptables

Our firm is a member of the French Association of Registered Accountants.

http://www.experts-comptables.fr

Membership

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