ABOUT EMPC AFRICA
EMPC AFRICA is a legal, tax, accounting, and financial consulting firm, which offers a complete range of business solutions to its clients in Francophone African countries.
Our integrated approach to client-focused service delivery enables us to deliver best-in-class advice that drives efficiencies and enables us to provide effective solutions to our clients’ most complex problems.
We look for every opportunity to encourage the spirit of innovation, just as we are committed to finding new solutions and looking at things from a different perspective. At EMPC AFRICA, we work with our clients to implement ideas that address their challenges and enable them to take advantage of new opportunities. We apply our expertise to their industry and act as any member of their team would, in a seamless partnership. We are proud of our tradition of excellence which has defined the African business and legal context.
Solving major client challenges requires exceptional skills based on experience, ingenuity, and instinct. This is what our multidisciplinary teams of legal, tax, accounting, and financial advisors, along with our first-rate business partners, do. Our clients achieve results because we get to know their business, their culture, their risk appetite, and the industries in which they operate. In all circumstances, they are at the heart of our approach.
WHY EMPC AFRICA?
Our firm brings together many highly respected business consultants and experts. Clients benefit from our deep expertise in virtually all key areas and sectors relevant to the economy of Francophone African countries.
Our consultants are capable of providing real-time, practical, and commercially sound advice to clients seeking to achieve positive results.
In these situations, it is crucial to rely on a team of highly responsive legal, tax, accounting, and financial advisors who not only know the rules but also have extensive experience in resolving these issues. They are focused on achieving short and long-term objectives of their clients while minimizing risk.
Our main areas of expertise
- Choice of business structure and company registration
- Permanent legal and tax assistance
- Structuring multinational corporate groups
- Tax optimization
- Corporate restructuring
- Corporate risk assessment and management; Legal and Social Audit; Customs Audit, Exchange Control
- Company liquidation
- Tax risk management
- Setting up the tax function within your company
- Drawing up dashboard of your tax obligations
- Permanent tax assistance (monthly and annual tax and social security declarations, quarterly review of the company’s accounts, etc.)
- Payroll management with tax and social securities declarations
- Setting up of transfer pricing documentation.
Defense of your interests in case of:
- Exchange regulation controls and litigation
- Tax audits and litigation
- Control and litigation of social securities contributions
- Customs controls and disputes.
- Negotiation/Drafting of mining agreements and oil contracts
- Upstream oil and mining audit
- Training in law and taxation of mining and oil projects.
- Drafting of the country’s mining policy (strategic guidelines for the development of the mining sector).
- International technical assistance in Mines and hydrocarbons.
- Support for the negotiation of oil and mining contracts.
- Capacity Building.
- Drafting of sectoral codes, implementing decrees, and standard contracts.