PwC established its presence in Albania in 2005. PwC in Albania uses the benefit of its hands-on experience to provide a strong level of local understanding and support, in accordance with the international professional standards of the PwC worldwide organisation.
The clients of PwC in Albania are key players in the Albanian market, as well as leading Albanian and international companies. We consider it our mission to help our clients find solutions to complex problems arising during their everyday operations and offer them services of the highest quality. To best serve our clients, we aspire to understand their business and specifics of the industry they operate in.
In Albania, PwC provides a full range of assurance, business advisory, tax and accounting services to local clients and foreign investors. We offer solutions that provide competitive advantages to our clients and meet their needs, using our local and international expertise as well as our broad industrial and service experience.
At PwC in Albania, our services are organised into Lines of Service. Each of these lines is covered from professionals who are holders of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) certificates and members of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Albania and whose goal is to help our clients build value, manage risk and improve their performance.
Our Lines of Services:
Our audit and assurance approach is tailored to suit the size and nature of your organisation. With our deep understanding of local and international regulation and legislation we offer a broad range of innovative, high-quality and cost-effective solutions to our clients.
Aiming to exceed client expectations, by continuously reviewing our own effectiveness and efficiency, and by maintaining close communication with the client, we offer our expertise in Audit Services, Capital Markets and Accounting Advisory Services, and Risk Assurance Services.
Accounting and tax services
PwC in Albania provides comprehensive tax and accounting services, including tax reporting and strategy services for transformations, deals and data automations. We provide tax advice for inbound and outbound transactions, mergers and acquisitions, carve-outs, divestitures and spin offs. We assist with tax planning and (re)structuring from both an Albanian and international tax perspective, and we offer opinions on tax matters including research, discussions, memoranda, and assistance with dealing with the tax authorities. We give clients the benefits of international expertise and in-depth understanding of the local law, with the aim of maximizing tax efficiencies and solving their tax and accounting problems. Among others, our staff has substantial practice experience in income tax, international tax, transfer pricing, VAT and other indirect taxes, and Global Employee Mobility matters.
Our legal team has the local and international knowledge and experience in assisting clients in all legal aspects of their business in Albania, including cross-border transactions. With a commercial awareness approach and solution oriented mindset, we are dedicated to providing advice, strategy and alternative resolutions.
Our Advisory Services practice focuses on the strategic development of businesses, including the purchase or sale of businesses and assets. We are able to provide an exceptional service to clients by effectively linking local and regional commercial reality with international resources and finding a position of mutual acceptability and consensus.
We support and advise our clients in developing a new project by providing financial due diligence, feasibility studies, valuation, business plan preparation and market surveys. We advise our client on the entire process of mergers and acquisitions or takeovers of businesses or parts of businesses. We do rely on a strong regional collaboration when dealing and delivering projects to public sector institutions and international donors.