Ms. Shavit is the head of FBC's Tax Department and is recognized by international and domestic indices as one of Israel's leading tax practitioners.
Her diverse practice encompasses income tax, VAT, real estate tax, international tax matters, taxation of provident funds, tax implications of employee benefit plans, and compensation packages. Ms. Shavit also has considerable experience working with governmental and regulatory agencies involved in privatizations and restructurings.
Ms. Shavit has broad experience in handling complex M&A, financing, and capital markets transactions, and in the representation of venture capital and private equity funds in fund formation matters, as well as regarding investments in portfolio companies.
Ms. Shavit’s on-going work for Israeli and multinational clients includes advising on cross-border tax structuring, representation before the Israeli tax authorities in ruling requests and settlement agreements, and providing opinions on tax-related issues.
Ms. Shavit is Co-Chair of the Tax Committee of the Central District of the Israel Bar Association.
Tel Aviv University, LL.B., 1994
Tel Aviv University, B.A. (Economics), 1994
FBC represented Check-Cap Ltd., listed on NASDAQ, in its $20.2 million follow-on underwritten public offering of units, with each unit consisting of one ordinary share (or ordinary share equivalent) and one Series C warrant to purchase one ordinary share. H.C. Wainwr...Eran Yaniv & Sharon Rosen & Anat Shavit & Idan Lange | May 2018
Click here to read the legal update in Hebrew Amendment 242 to the Israeli Income Tax Ordinance – Chapter E2 On March 13, 2018, the Israeli Tax Authority ("ITA"), published a memorandum (the "Memorandum"), regarding the ramifications of Amendment 242 to the Israel...Anat Shavit | Mar 2018
On January 17, 2018 the Israel Tax Authority published a draft circular for public consultation on the subject of Initial Coin Offerings - the issuing of "Utility Tokens" for the provision of services and/or products under development. Please find the full legal upda...Anat Shavit | Jan 2018
FBC represented Frutarom Industries Ltd. in its acquisition of Enzymotec Ltd. (NASD: ENZY), for approximately $210 million, at an equity value of approximately $290 million. Enzymotec is a leading global supplier of specialty lipid-based products and solutions. Prior t...Avraham Well & Sharon Rosen & Anat Shavit & Zohar Liss & Ziv Schwartz & Moran Friedman & Hilla Sachs | Jan 2018
Instances Whereby Transfer of Funds to Foreign Residents will be Exempt from Tax Withholding The Israeli Tax Authority ("ITA"), on September 26, 2017, published a list of instances whereby transfer of funds, through banking corporations, to foreign residents will be ...Anat Shavit & Keren Alon | Sep 2017
FBC, in collaboration with US firm Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, represented Perrigo Company in the sale of its active pharmaceutical ingredients business headquartered in Israel for a purchase price of US$110 million. The transaction included the sale of all of the shar...Raz Tepper & Sharon Klein-Manbar & Anat Shavit & Shay Teken & Talia Shekel & Idan Lange & Moran Friedman & Hilla Sachs & Tal Wiesengrun & Boaz Tavor | Aug 2017
FBC represented Kamada Ltd., listed on NASDAQ and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, in its US$15 million follow-on underwritten public offering of its ordinary shares. Kamada also granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional ordinary shares, for aggregate ...Raz Tepper & Sharon Rosen & Anat Shavit & Nadav Oberman & Carolyn Zeimer-Vigodny | Aug 2017
Please find the full legal update here Israeli District Court Accepts the ITA Position and Sets New Acquisition Price for Tax Purposes Between Related Parties We write to inform you about a precedent-setting ruling by a District Court in Israel in a case between G...Anat Shavit & Keren Alon & Idan Lange | Jul 2017
Please find the full legal update here The ITA published a new Tax Circular Regarding Taxation of Holdback Payments and of the Reverse Vesting Mechanism in the Context of Mergers & Acquisitions We write to inform you that the Israeli Tax Authority (the "ITA") ...Anat Shavit & Keren Alon | Jun 2017