Halil is a Tax Manager at PwC’s Academy. He brings 7 years of consultancy experience to his role as a subject matter expert and as a tax lecturer. Halil’s focus is on the development and delivery of a range of customised tax programmes, with his current focus on VAT implementation in the GCC region and Advanced Diploma in International Taxation (ADIT). Besides his extensive consultancy experience in VAT in Europe for clients in various industries, Halil has also worked during the implementation phase of VAT in the UAE and KSA, in the role of an external and in-house VAT Manager. Halil spent the last 12 years living and working in the Netherlands.
Halil’s prior experience includes amongst others, serving as a Tax Consultant and Advisor at PwC, Netherlands and PwC Middle East for a wide suit of multinational clients. He has advised companies on VAT matters, provided advice on the application of Dutch, European and GCC VAT legislation with respect to national and international transactions of goods and services, provided advice and guidance to clients during VAT audits performed by Tax Authorities across multiple European jurisdictions, delivered VAT training programmes, prepared and filed VAT returns and accompanying tax returns and assisted companies with tax registrations and compliance in Europe and the Middle East. He has also been extensively involved in the implementation of VAT in the UAE and KSA.