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Bech-Bruun

Tax

2 ranked lawyersBand 2DenmarkEurope 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Strong practice working on both domestic and cross-border matters, offering expertise in areas across the full scope of tax law. Areas of focus include VAT, exit tax and transfer pricing. Experienced advising on business succession and withholding tax matters. Active on a variety of contentious matters, as well as assisting with the tax aspects of M&A transactions. Has established a reputable practice in mutual agreement proceedings. Client base includes those active in the retail, financial and technology sectors.

Strengths

One client reports that the lawyers "act fast and are very result-oriented," and adds: "They suggest the correct alternative solutions and guide clients."

Another client praises the team's customer-oriented approach, highlighting its "very good understanding of our company and the industry we operate in."

Work highlights

Represented KPC in a VAT case before the ECJ.

Notable practitioners

Michael Serup is a well-known name in the market and focuses his advice on business succession tax and real estate tax assessment. One client comments: "He is highly competent and has strong communication skills."

Thomas Frøbert acts for clients on tax disputes, including VAT, withholding tax and transfer pricing matters. He also assists with the tax aspects of M&A transactions. One client states: "He sees a way forward in every complex situation," adding that "he is also a good communicator who translates the complex tax issues into an understandable language."

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Overview

We continuously provide legal advice on all aspects of corporation tax and duties and have a large network of skilled tax specialists abroad, enabling us to handle international tax matters quickly and efficiently. We know that tax issues can have a huge impact on your enterprise. Consequently, our skilled specialists, who also continuously argue cases before the administrative authorities and the Danish courts, always ensure that the advice provided is carefully suited to the specific needs of your enterprise.

Our tax group is one of the largest in the country and we have dedicated specialists in all tax law areas. We provide advice to enterprises ranging from international corporations to medium-sized enterprises. 

We have five centres of excellence, which are M&A/structure, transfer pricing, VAT and other indirect taxes, personal tax and legal proceedings. 

Our team consists of highly qualified tax advisors with substantial legal insight and commercial understanding. We always ensure that all aspects are considered in order to provide you with the best possible tax consulting. With us, you gain access to a wide range of the best legal skills within tax law. 

Our tax advisers provide legal counsel on a stand-alone basis as well as in cooperation with advisers from our other practice groups, such as M&A and Corporate Matters, Real Estate & Construction, Financial Analyses, Family Business Succession, Insolvency & Restructuring etc.

Tax Department

Bech-Bruun

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Department location

Langelinie Allé 35

Copenhagen

Hovedstaden

Denmark

DK-2100

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Denmark

Tax


Michael Serup
Band 3
Thomas Frøbert
Band 2