Takeo Mizutani

Partner

Takeo is a Japanese Zeirishi (licensed tax professional) and partner of Withers Japan Zeirishi Jimusho.

He provides Japan tax advisory services on various corporate matters, cross-border M&A transactions, cross-border investment fund structuring, financial products and cross-border estate planning.

Before joining Withers Japan Zeirishi Jimusho, Takeo was a tax partner of White & Case Zeirishi Houjin and Morrison & Foerster Zeirishi Houjin. He also worked for Tokyo office of PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte Touche Tomatsu for nine years.

Secretary Naoko Kinoshita

Focus areas

Admissions

Publications

Zeirishi (licensed tax professional) 1996, Tokyo Zeirishi Association

Asia-Pacific Investment Fund Tax Structures’, Tax Notes International, February 25, 2019, co-author

‘Corporate Tax 2018 chapter: Japan corporation taxation and Japan BEPs implementation’, Chambers Global Practice Guides 2018, co-author with Eric Roose, partner of Withers Japan

‘International Estate Planning in Japan’, Zeimu Keiri - November 2017, co-author with Eric Roose, partner of Withersworldwide, and Tomoko Nakada of Hokusei Law Office

Education


Languages


  • English

Dates


Joined

2015

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