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Tax - Austria
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Tax Audit; Tax Litigation; Corporate Tax; International Tax Planning; Corporate Reorganisations; Private Clients; Corporate/M&A.
Gerald is partner of bpv Huegel and head of the firm’s tax practice group; admitted as Attorney in Austria since 2007; admitted as Certified Public Tax Advisor in Austria since 2004; prior Arthur Andersen; Deloitte & Touche; Herbst Vavrovsky Kinsky; Norton Rose LLP, London.
Tax & Legal Excellence – Head of Lounge Vienna; IFA; IBA; Vienna Bar Association; Austrian Chamber of Certified Public Accountants.
Gerald is author of publications on tax law and works e.g. on the Austrian M&A chapter of the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation (IBFD), one of the leading platforms for cross-border tax law, the Austrian chapters of “Tax Controversy” (GTDT), “Tax” in the Global Tax Guide of The In-House Lawyer, “Corporate Tax” in the Chambers Global Practice Guide 2019 as well as on the chapters “Tax Disputes and Litigation Review” and “The Transfer Pricing Law Review” of The Law Reviews.
Gerald is recognised for his work in tax law in furhter law directories such as Legal 500, International Tax Review and World Tax.