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Gorrissen Federspiel

Tax

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What the team is known for

Particularly known for handling tax connected to M&A transactions. Also represents clients in tax litigation, including disputes around VAT and withholding tax. Regularly acts for financial, IT and transportation sector clients.

Strengths

A client appreciates that the lawyers are "very dedicated and eager to advise," also noting that they are "good to have a discussion with."

Another client praises the lawyers' reactivity, saying: "I always get good service and prompt replies to all questions."

Work highlights

Acted for EAC Invest on several transfer pricing disputes.

Notable practitioners

Jakob Skaadstrup Andersen represents clients in withholding tax disputes, with notable experience before the ECJ. He also advises clients on VAT issues and the tax consequences of transactions. Clients laud his innovative approach, saying: "He always gets new ideas on how to handle cases and is proactive."

Jan Steen Hansen is "very strong technically," according to sources, and routinely represents clients in disputes, such as those involving VAT and transfer pricing issues. One interviewee notes: "He is bright and dedicated."

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Overview

Gorrissen Federspiel provides advice to Danish and international businesses on issues relating to tax and duties.

Gorrissen Federspiel provides advice on issues relating to tax, duties and VAT in connection with business transfers and the transfer of real property, investments, group restructurings, employee stock option programmes and financial products. The Tax group conducts tax cases as well as cases concerning VAT and duties before the National Tax Board, the Tax Appeals Agency, the National Tax Tribunal, the High Courts, the Supreme Court and the Court of Justice of the European Union. 

Tax Department

Gorrissen Federspiel

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Department location

Axel Towers, Axel Torv 2, DK-160

Copenhagen

Hovedstaden

Denmark

1609 Copenhagen V

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Denmark

Tax


Jakob Skaadstrup Andersen
Band 3
Jan Steen Hansen
Band 2