Dr. Florian Zawodsky

Tax advisor | Ernst & Young

Dr. Florian S. Zawodsky is a well-known tax advisor in the Blockchain space. With several blue-chip clients, he is able to combine a strong theoretical background with first-hand experience.

Dr. Florian Zawodsky

Florian S. Zawodsky is part of EY’s National Office Tax in Berlin since 2015. He joined EY after completing his PhD at the University of Mannheim on digital platforms and related VAT issues. Currently, he works as certified tax advisor with multiple blue-chip clients in several industries.

As a founding member, he is an integral part of EY’s crypto tax working group. He is the author of numerous publications in academically respected journals, lecturer in taxation courses and a speaker at international events (NFT.NYC 2022/2023, 74th Congress of the International Fiscal Association, DMEXCO).

He actively advises several clients related to crypto assets, in particular with NFTs. In addition to his focus on crypto issues, he assists clients on VAT, excise tax and customs issues. Another focus of his work is tax transparency, in particular new and planned reporting and due diligence requirements for platform operators and crypto asset service providers.