BR Rosen Bassis Ben-Gal, Advocates

Real Estate Law and Taxation

BR Rosen Bassis Ben-Gal, Advocates
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Established: 1973
Line of Business: Real Estate Law and Taxation
Address: 94 Yigal Alon St., Alon Tower 1st Floor, Tel Aviv
Phone: 972-3-6868800
Fax: 972-3-6868801
Email: office@jurist.co.il
Website: http://www.jurist.co.il/
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  • Itai  Bassis, BR Rosen Bassis Ben-Gal, Advocates

    Itai Bassis

    Partner

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    Itai Bassis
  • Roy Rosen, BR Rosen Bassis Ben-Gal, Advocates

    Roy Rosen

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  • Guy  Ben-Gal, BR Rosen Bassis Ben-Gal, Advocates

    Guy Ben-Gal

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  • Jakob Rosen, BR Rosen Bassis Ben-Gal, Advocates

    Jakob Rosen

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About BR Rosen Bassis Ben-Gal, Advocates

Rosen, Bassis, Ben Gal – Advocates is one of Israel’s leading municipal taxation firms. The firm was founded in 1971, and it has expertise in real estate, property taxes, urban renewal (Pinui-Binui and Tama 38), labor law and commercial law as well. The firm represents local authorities across the country and provides them with first-class legal services. 

One-Stop-Shop

The firm includes a team of about 26 top-notch professionals, including lawyers, economists, and appraisers. The firm’s battery of professionals provides its clients with a comprehensive solution for all of the issues in the fields of municipal taxation, real estate, real estate taxation, urban renewal and Tama 38, labor law and commercial law.

48 Years of Professional Excellence

The firm has a cumulative experience of almost 50 years. Its longstanding experience in representing local authorities differentiates it from both the handling method and legal concepts and their implementation aspects and provides a unique added value from which the clients benefit. The firm recorded numerous proven achievements in class actions, including actions that led to a consumer revolution, such as gas safety. Nowadays the firm is active, with great success, in defending municipalities and companies, which are sued in class actions in the field of municipal taxation and other fields.

Local Authorities

The firm has expertise in local authorities law, and particularly in all aspects of municipal taxation, including general city tax, fees and charges, betterment charges, planning and zoning laws, real estate taxation and litigation in these areas. The firm provides external legal services on diverse matters relating to local authorities, including the preparation of legal opinions for increasing the city tax assessment base for businesses, which are located within the authority’s jurisdiction, and also written and oral opinions on development charges and fees and other fees of the local authority.
The firm serves as an external legal counselor on municipal tax matters for more than 40 local authorities, including the municipalities of Tel Aviv, Givatayim, Bat Yam, Ramat HaSharon, Holon, Ashkelon, Ashdod, Kfar Saba, Eilat, Givat Shmuel and Afula, and the local councils of Tel Mond, Kiryat Ekron, and Hazor HaGlilit, and numerous other local authorities. The financial scope of the cases that the firm handles in its local authorities’ practice, some of which are precedential and trailblazing, is estimated in many hundreds of millions of Shekels annually.

Real Estate

This is another prominent practice area of the firm. In this practice, the firm handles various transactions, from the representation of sellers and buyers of properties to large-scale real estate projects of varying uses, including properties that are owned by local authorities, private clients and the Israel Lands Authority. The firm provides legal counsel on matters of real estate taxations, planning, construction, urban renewal Tama 38, sales, authorities public tenders and agricultural farms, wills and inheritance, and court representation on matters of title.

The Firm’s Clientele

The firm’s clientele includes major entities in the Israeli economy, which receive commercial law services from the firm. In its municipal practice, the firm only represents local authorities nowadays.

The Partners

Adv. Itai Bassis
Adv. Bassis serves as the firm’s head of litigation and brings to the table extensive experience in local authorities law, and in particular in municipal taxation, appearances and proceedings management in all of the courts, tribunals and appeal committees. He also represents numerous authorities in the courts, appeal committees, and other tribunals, including the magistrate, district and supreme courts, appeal committees of various local authorities, on matters of city tax and development charges in the authority’s jurisdiction, including representation and handling of city tax appeals, administrative petitions and appeals to the administrative courts, and other legal proceedings. In addition, he represents large commercial entities, which defend against various class actions.

Adv. Roy Rosen
Adv. Rosen is an expert on local authorities’ law including city tax and municipal charges, including betterment charges. In addition, he serves as a certified mediator. He represents numerous local authorities in the courts, appeal committees and other tribunals, including the magistrate, district and supreme courts and appeal committees of various local authorities. He is also involved in handling complex real estate transactions where the firm represents various clients.

Adv. Guy Ben Gal
Adv. Ben Gal represents local authorities in all matters concerning municipal tax. He provides, inter alia, legal facilitation for city tax assessments for taxpayers within the authorities’ jurisdictions, including representation and handling in the framework of city tax appeals, administrative appeals and administrative petitions to the administrative courts and other legal proceedings. He currently serves as an external legal advisor and personally accompanies numerous local authorities, including the municipalities of Kfar Saba, Ashkelon, Ashdod, Bnei Brak, Ramat HaSharon, Ofakin, Eilat and more.

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