ENS (Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs)
Gerhard is based in Taxand South Africa where he is an executive at ENS (Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs) and has 20 years experience. Gerhard specialises in indirect tax practice, with a focus on advising clients on VAT (Value Added Tax) matters in various industries, as well as on financial services, mining and property transactions. Gerhard has acted for various private and public corporations.
Gerhard has held lectures on VAT at a number of universities. Gerhard is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA), the SAICA VAT sub-committee, and serves on the technical committee of the South African Institute for Tax Practitioners.
Gerhard is recognised as a leading lawyer by Best Lawyers South Africa 2011 – Tax, Chambers and Partners Global Guide to the World’s Leading Lawyers 2011 – Tax: Indirect Tax (South Africa), Chambers and Partners Global Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers 2012 – Tax (South Africa) .
Qualifications include a two BComms (Accountancy & Hons), MComm (Business Management) and Higher Diploma in Tax (cum laude) all from the University of Johannesburg. CA(SA)
Areas of Expertise
- Indirect Tax
- Financial Services
- Mining & Property Transactions