MCC: Joe, thank you for arranging to have your partners available to discuss the services they can provide to in-house counsel in Europe. In the U.S., Andersen Tax provides tax consultation, tax advisory and valuation services. What is different in Europe?
Editor: WTAS is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Please tell our readers about the birth of WTAS on July 9, 2002. Who were some of the original ex-Arthur Andersen founders? What disciplines did they bring with them? From its early founding of only a few professionals, what is the size of the firm today?
Editor: Please describe your background and tell us about WTAS.
Toce: WTAS is one of the largest tax firms in the country, with 13 offices and over 500 tax professionals. We do tax work exclusively, and a large part of our practice is oriented toward large private and family companies and tax issues that pertain to wealthy families. Smaller public...