Mansoor Parker is an executive at ENSafrica in the tax department and specialises in corporate tax, energy tax, sports tax and international tax.
Mansoor has advised clients on setting up new operations in South Africa, carrying out the necessary tax due diligence, acquiring competitors, developing tax compliant structures that optimise investment while ensuring smooth implementation and management, completing the tax-related post-deal activities, negotiating with tax authorities and devising employee compensation and retention plans.
Mansoor advises clients on the various fiscal provisions relevant to the tax treatment of energy with a particular focus on the introduction of the proposed carbon tax. He advises clients on the determination of their carbon tax liability including the various statutory mechanisms which are proposed to enable carbon tax liable entities to reduce their ultimate liability.
Mansoor has advised a number of world sports organisations, national sports federations and professional clubs. His experience includes the ICC Cricket World Cup 2003 and the 2010 FIFA World Cup South AfricaTM. Mansoor advises on cross-border tax from the perspective of both foreign inward investment into South Africa and domestic outward investment from South Africa.
He is a member of the International Bar Association, the South African Institute of Tax Practitioners and the South African Fiscal Association.
Mansoor is recognised as a leading/recommended lawyer by:
- Best Lawyers® 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016 – Tax (South Africa)
- The Legal 500 EMEA 2021, 2020 – Tax, Investment Funds - Recommended / Key Lawyer (South Africa)
- BA (University of Cape Town)
- LLB (University of Cape Town)
- Higher Diploma in Tax Law (University of Johannesburg)