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Silviya Ivanova

Silviya Ivanova

Silviya has over 13 years of VAT experience, having worked for 10 years at one of the Big Four audit, tax and advisory firms in three different jurisdictions in Europe.

Since October 2017, Silviya practices as an independent VAT Consultant, advising clients in Cyprus and in the recently adopted VAT jurisdictions of the United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. She first started working with VAT in Jan 2005 as a tax trainee at the UK practice of the Big Four firm, where she also successfully completed the examination requirements of the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT).  Her core skills and technical experience were then developed working for the same firm in Cyprus for over 7.5 years. She has also spent 6 months in Sofia at the Bulgarian practice, expanding her VAT knowledge from yet another EU jurisdiction. Before starting her independent career, Silviya worked for 2 years as a tax controller in a large group of companies with businesses across various industries, including shipping, finance and holdings.

Over the years, Silviya has advised a large number of businesses in different industries, prepared and delivered VAT seminars and managed multiple VAT reviews.

Silviya holds a Master of Science degree in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science (UK) and a Bachelor of Economic Science degree with Honours from the University of Manchester (UK).


ID Event Name Start Date
VAT Updates December 16, 2019
VAT Updates November 13, 2019
VAT Updates September 25, 2018
VAT Update: Commercial Rents and Undeveloped Building Land May 30, 2018