Supply chain strategies represent one of the hottest trends in business today. Manufacturers in various industries are now looking to supply chain initiatives for competitive advantage. Global companies that undertake sweeping supply chain re-engineering efforts, on average, are producing massive reductions in costs related to inventory, facilities, procurement, and logistics.
On the leading edge of these innovations are companies that take a more encompassing view of supply chain issues. They incorporate tax planning into their supply chain strategies from the onset. The result is often a significant improvement in compliance risk management, as well as sizeable near-term and ongoing cost savings.
What is it?
Tax-Aligned Supply Chain (TASC) is a service offering to raise corporate profits by restructuring supply chain activities while aligning them with methods to take advantage of specific direct and indirect tax benefits. This may include:
What are the benefits?
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There are many competent supply chain consultants who yield significant cost reductions. What is different about TASC is that we have a turnkey fully integrated (consulting and tax) approach from plan to execution. We help to avoid that operational savings are wiped out by an increased corporate or indirect tax burden. This enables the client to keep more of the cost savings it realizes from its supply chain efficiencies, in some cases hundreds of millions of euro’s or more per year.
Who should come into action?
Businesses for which TASC adds most additional value grossly have the following characteristics:
For more information please contact Leon Pieters, telephone: +31 (0)20 454 76 02. You can also contact Jan-Gerben Smallenbroek, telephone: +31 (0)10 880 11 73.