Indirect tax


Indirect Tax

With indirect tax becoming many governments' preferred method of revenue raising, and evermore complicated regulations focused on combatting fraud, it’s more critical than ever to manage indirect tax compliance and cash flows. Deloitte’s network of indirect tax experts is well informed and understands the nuances of regulations, the importance of deep industry knowledge and the growing role of technology experience.

VAT, GST and sales and use tax

Failing to account for VAT, GST, Sales & Use Tax, correctly can have a significant impact on business costs and cash flows.  Deloitte can help businesses to reduce costs, manage risk, and gain confidence about the way they are managing  their indirect tax affairs. Our services include:

Indirect tax consulting

Business model optimisation for indirect tax

International indirect tax compliance and outsourcing

Transactional consulting for indirect tax

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Customs and global trade

Effective management of global trade decisions and obligations is an important – and sometimes overlooked – factor in a company’s global supply chain. Crucial to a multinational groups success today is the efficient integration of customs and international trade processes into its overall business goals, tax and supply chain management. Deloitte's global network of customs and global trade specialists help businesses meet their legal and regulatory requirements in a cost-effective manner. Our services include:

Export controls

Trade compliance and controversy services


Business model optimisation

Tax management consulting

Customs and global trade diagnostics

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Relevant Contracts Tax (RCT)

RCT is a withholding tax regime which applies to certain payments mainly within the energy, telecoms, construction, forestry and meat processing sectors. The Deloitte RCT specialists can provide training, consultancy and compliance solutions to minimise risk and have significant experience and success in dispute resolution with the Revenue Authorities. (Find out more)

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Pascal Brennan

Pascal Brennan

Tax Partner and Head of Indirect Tax

Pascal Brennan is a Partner and national leader of the Indirect Taxes Group in Deloitte. He has over thirty years of experience and having worked both in the Revenue Commissioners and private practice... More

Vincent McCullagh

Vincent McCullagh

Indirect Tax

Vinny leads our Indirect Tax Practice and our C&I activity for tax. Vinny has 20 years’ experience in Indirect Tax gained in both Ireland and the UK. Vinny specialises in TMT, Life Sciences and Financ... More