Viara Todorova is the tax Partner at DGKV. Her areas of expertise include direct and indirect taxation, transfer pricing, but also general corporate and M&A, foreign direct investment, banking and finance. As head of the Tax Practice she has developed significant expertise in the various tax related aspects of commercial transactions and business operations, including general corporate and commercial tax matters; all types of asset-based financing; providing general advice and reviews on direct or indirect tax liability and compliance procedures. She procures a valuable input for clients not only in respect of transactional and structuring work but also in relation to day-to-day operational issues, commercial tax matters, PE exposure, individual and corporate income taxation, treaty relief. Viara also has advised on customs regulations and regimes, as well as on import and export matters in some cases.
Founded in 1994 by the four name partners, Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov currently employs 60 fully qualified lawyers and patent specialists, including 17 partners. Our clients’ portfolio of over 5000 major multinational corporations is a fair attestation to the high quality of legal work that we provide.
As a leading independent law firm, DGKV maintains excellent working relationships with the majority of the leading international law firms based in Europe and North America.
The firm also works closely on joint projects with most of the major international financial, accounting and investment firms.
In addition to our main office in Sofia, DGKV maintains a representative office in Germany since 2003.
For almost 30 years Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov is one of the best full-service law firms in Bulgaria, providing top-tier service and advice to primarily international corporate clients.
We work with a single-minded commitment to one goal:
providing our clients with the most timely, effective, and professional assistance possible.
In doing so, we prioritize a set of core values and principles:
• Client focus and commercial-mindedness
• Hard work and innovation
• Teamwork and communication
• Ethical conduct
Our lawyers are leading specialists in their fields, offering advice in Bulgarian, English, German, and French to publicly and privately-owned companies investing in Bulgaria, major international investment and commercial banks, securities firms, institutional investors, venture capital funds, industrial, utilities, service, distribution, and retail companies, hotel corporations, real estate developers, non-profit organizations, and international financial and development institutions. We also advise the Bulgarian Government and EU institutions on transactional, regulatory, and compliance matters.