Italian Group

A Dedicated Team for Italian Companies   

At Prager Metis we have a deep understanding of the challenges and risks related to the expansion of your operations to the US. Our Italian Team has expert knowledge of US regulations and customs. This mitigates the risks and helps you navigate the complexities of US business practices.


Andrea Fantozzi, Partner of Prager Metis in the New York office, is the head of the Italian Team. He has over ten years of experience working with international and domestic middle-market firms in several industries.


The Italian Team has a wide-ranging expertise in inbound and outbound regulations regarding both the Italian and the US system. It can utilize its vast knowledge as an opportunity to overcome the cultural barriers between Italy and the US.


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Andrea Fantozzi
Partner & Italian Group Leader
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  • Bookkeeping, Budgeting and Forecasts
  • Preparation of Financial Statements as well as Corporate and Individual Income Tax Returns
  • Audit, Review and Compilation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Financial & Tax Due Diligence
  • International Tax Planning, including:
  1. Multi-jurisdictional tax consulting, planning and tax compliance
  2. Pre-immigration planning
  3. Expatriate consulting and tax compliance
  4. Special purpose structures
  • High Value-Added Tax/Accounting Services
  • Cost Segregation
  • Suited to companies that want to open manufacturing facilities in the US
  • Advantages: Considerably accelerated depreciation resulting in faster return on capital investments and immediate tax benefits
  • Recovery of Sales & Use Tax
  • Suited to companies that have multiple retail channels in the US
  • Advantages: Refund of sales & use tax overpaid on companies’ purchases
  • Research Tax Incentives
  • Suited to companies that invest in Research & Development
  • Advantages: Opportunity to benefit from U.S. Federal and State research tax incentives


Insights & Presentations:

Andrea Fantozzi and Peter Scalise Present "Lower Your Effective Tax Rate and Increase Your Cash Flow Through Federal Tax Credits and Incentives on June 27th, 2018

Andrea Fantozzi featured in America 24, in an article titled: "La Compilation: il biglietto da visita per l'azienda che investe in USA". - August 10, 2017

Andrea Fantozzi to present at the GGI Italian Business Summit. Session entitled "Approaching International Buyers and Overcoming Execution Risk" - April 7, 2017

Andrea Fantozzi featured in “America 24” article “Investire nel mercato immobiliare a New York” - March 16, 2017 

Andrea Fantozzi featured in “America 24” article “Il mio sognovivere in una città dove, lavorando sodoi sogni diventano realtà” - March 16, 2017

Andrea Fantozzi featured in l'Impresa article entitled "Il reshoring non è una novità" - February 2, 2017 

Andrea Fantozzi to present at AM&AA Winter Conference. Session entitled "Approaching International Buyers: Investors and Overcoming Execution Risk" - Feb 2, 2017 

Andrea Fantozzi to present at Universita' di Torino "Logistica e Commercio Internazionale Amministrazione aziendale e Imprenditorialita" - November 21-25, 2016

Andrea Fantozzi to present at a conference entitled "The Benefits of Management Control for the Audit" - May 13, 2015, Agenzia di Pollenzo (CN), Italy 

Prager Metis & Andrea Fantozzi to Participate in Bocconi&Jobs - May 5, 2015

Andrea Fantozzi to present at a conference entitled "The Benefits of Management Control for the Audit" - Italy, Oct 30, 2014 

Andrea Fantozzi presented to Italian Business Leaders on Doing Business in US, January 6, 2014