Anne Bennett
Position: Partner, Tax Practice Head
 
Practice: Tax
 
Office: Johannesburg
 
Telephone: +27 11 530 5886
 
Email: anne.bennett@webberwentzel.com
 

Anne Bennett is a partner in the Tax Practice at Webber Wentzel.  She is an expert in international tax with extensive experience in international tax planning in regard to inbound and outbound investment, mergers and acquisitions, and cross-border trading and financing.

Anne’s expertise extends to private equity fund structuring and matters relating to South African corporate tax and the South African Exchange Control regulations.  She has advised both South African and foreign-based multinational groups on the South African and international tax implications of structuring investments and trading operations across international borders.

Anne had practical experience working in the UK for several years, specialising in international tax advisory work.

Anne has an M.Phil degree from Oxford University in the United Kingdom.  She also has a Higher Diploma in Tax from the University of the Witwatersrand.  Her expertise has been recognised by various international research organisations including Chambers Global (Tax), Legal 500 (Tax) and Best Lawyers (Tax).

Areas of expertise
  • International tax planning in regard to inbound and outbound investment, mergers and acquisitions, cross-border trading and financing
  • Private equity funds tax structuring
  • South African corporate tax advisory services
  • South African Exchange Control regulations
  • Highlights

    Named by:

    • Chambers Global 2012 - 2017 as a ranked lawyer (Tax).
    • Legal 500 2017 as a leading individual (Tax).
    • Best Lawyers 2017 (Tax).