ENS (Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs)
International Tax, Transfer Pricing
Jens is based in Taxand South Africa where he is an executive at ENS (Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs) and has 14 years experience. Jens specialises in corporate international tax, with a specific focus on transfer pricing, inbound investments and cross-border tax planning. Jens has been involved in transfer pricing since the introduction of the South African transfer pricing rules in 1995, assisting international and South African multinationals with their transfer pricing needs. This includes transfer pricing planning advice, economic analyses including benchmarking studies, the preparation of transfer pricing compliance documentation, as well as assisting with transfer pricing audits and settlement agreements.
Jens has acted for corporate clients in a diverse range of industries, such as print and electronic media, retail, automotive, financial services, mining, construction and aviation. He also advises a range of international and South African multinationals on the tax and exchange control consequences of their investments into or out of South Africa. Jens has published various articles on transfer pricing in publications such as the IBFD’s International Transfer Pricing Journal and holds lectures regarding the transfer pricing component for the M Com (Tax) at the University of the Witwatersrand.
Jens’ qualifications include LLB from the University of Munich and LLM from the University of Cape Town.
Areas of Expertise
- International Tax
- Corporate Tax
- Transfer Pricing
- Cross-border Tax Planning
- Inbound Investments