Managing Audit Partner / Certified Auditor
Eriks is the audit partner and a managing partner of Baker Tilly Baltics. He acquired his license as a certified auditor in 2001. Earlier worked as a chief accountant and financial advisor for a bank and brokerage company. Since 1998, Erik’s primary activity has been the provision of audit services.
Eriks has a Latvian University Master’s degree in Economics, supplemented by participation at multiple professional training programs.
Director of Tax Services / Certified Tax Consultant
Ina is the head of the Baker Tilly Baltics tax department. She is a certified tax consultant and is one of the founders of the Latvian Association of Tax Consultants.
Ina has considerable experience in taxation having worked for more than 15 years as a PricewaterhouseCoopers tax advisor and project manager, as well as a tax risk manager for one of the leading commercial banks in Latvia. Her focus is on providing direct daily tax advice essential to companies and their accountants. Ina holds a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Latvia.
Business and Corporate Advisory
Gunta is engaged in business consulting and business product development, focusing on outsourcing and transaction support to client representatives and/or their contracted or internal lawyers. Professional experience includes legal and tax consultancy in auditing firms, commercial banks and in the public sector (specializing in privatization). Gunta founded Baker Tilly Baltics in 1999. Previous to this, during 7 years she created and then managed the Tax and Legal practices at the former Price Waterhouse in Latvia.
Gunta has a Bachelor’s degree in Law and Economics from the Latvian University, and an MBA from the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga.
Financial Advisory Services/ Transfer Pricing
Reinis provides corporate finance tax services – financial management, financial analysis, M&A transaction support including delivery of due diligence projects, raising of capital and structuring of investments. Another important focus is transfer pricing, where he assists the client with preparation of transfer pricing policy documents.
Reinis has a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Latvian University, an MBA degree from EHSAL Management School in Brussels and a CFA degree in Investment Analysis and Management issued by CFA Institute. Previous experience includes work in the financial sector, the stock exchange, investment banking, as well as management of the large scale companies.
Tax Compliance, VAT and Accounting Services
Anna has more than 10 years of experience with VAT and indirect taxes. Her specialty lies in domestic VAT, cross-border transactions, assistance with handling tax audits for State Revenue Services and preparing the necessary advance tax filings on behalf of the clients.
Given her qualities and knowledge, Anna conducts quality control over tax compliance issues for Baker Tilly Baltics accountancy clients as well as VAT and Intrastat compliance of foreign companies in Latvia.
Anna has a Master’s degree in Economics as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Economics & Social Sciences. Anna is has been a certified tax consultant since 2016.
Personal Taxation and Payroll / Certified Tax Consultant
Signe is a certified tax consultant and specializes in personal taxation and capital gains taxes for individuals – both tax residents and expatriates of Latvia.
Professional experience was gained working with expatriates at PricewaterhouseCoopers for over 10 years, and later on leading the payroll division of Baker Tilly Baltics. Her daily work includes tax advisory for private individuals and payroll services for companies, affiliates or representative offices. Signe assists individuals (self-employed persons, government officials and other categories of taxpayers) to prepare their annual tax returns or high wealth individuals in preparing capital gains taxation forms. Signe has vast experience in international projects relating to mobility, stock options and shares for company employees, tax residence certificates, and application of other tax tools. Signe has a Bachelor’s degree in Business administration.