Nir specializes in providing tax planning, assistance and ongoing counseling, particularly in relation to corporate taxation, international taxation, VAT, taxation of individuals and more.
Nir handles such matters as the filing of restructuring applications, representation during tax assessment discussions with the Israeli tax authorities. Nir also advises clients in the course of complicated transactions, including obtaining approvals from the tax authorities and the performance of tax due diligence examinations.
Nir joined Barnea in 2016. Prior to that, Nir worked in the tax department at EY.
Tel-Aviv University (BA in Accountings) 2010
Tel-Aviv University (LL.B) 2011
Member of the Israel Bar Association since 2012
Member of the Accountants Council since 2015
News and updates - Nir Ziman:
Israeli-UAE Tax Treaty
On May 31, 2021, Israel and the United Arab Emirates signed a tax treaty. This is the first tax treaty between the states. It is expected to go into effect on January 1, 2022, after passing the necessary ratification processes in the Knesset and the government.
Barnea Represented Cyberx Shareholder in Microsoft Acquisition
We represented Inven Capital, a Czech-based VC fund and a shareholder in Cyberx Israel, an Israeli IoT & ICS cybersecurity startup, in Cyberx's sale to Microsoft for USD 165 million. CyberX has gained tremendous customer growth, with a number of leading companies using its IoT security platform to protect their web facilities. Cyberx has raised about USD 48 million since its inception in 2013. This is Microsoft’s eighth acquisition in Israel in the last decade.
Israel-Serbia Double Taxation Treaty to Take Effect in January 2020
The treaty for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income between the government of Israel and the government of the Republic of Serbia is expected to take effect on January 1, 2020.