Specialist in indirect and real estate taxation.

Meritxell Yus is an expert in indirect taxation arising from real estate investment and divestment transactions.

She has extensive experience in state, regional and local taxation of public and private real estate transactions, M&A transactions and real estate group restructuring.

She also advises on VAT applicable to international transactions, as well as on VAT-exempt activities and sectors and those in which reduced rates apply.

She is a partner of VAT Forum CV, an international partnership of VAT specialists, and a member of the executive committee of the Urban Land Institute (council Barcelona).

She lectures on and coordinates the indirect taxation module in the Master of Laws in Taxation at the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya. She also lectures on VAT in the Master in Tax Consultancy for Businesses at Instituto de Estudios Cajasol, and in the Specialist Course in VAT at the School of Legal Practice (Universidad Complutense de Madrid).

She speaks regularly at different forums and has published several articles on indirect and real estate taxation.


  • Master in Business Law
    Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, 1993

    Bachelor of Laws
    Universitat de Barcelona, 1992

    Promociona Program, Executive Leadership Development
    ESADE Business & Law School, 2016

    AMP Advanced Management Program
    ESADE Business & Law School - The Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania), 2019

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