Experienced team of tax advisors
Setterwalls provides tax services, which are relevant to business law, for example income taxation, value added taxation, excise duties or stamp duties and energy tax. We can provide tax advice regarding tax structuring, restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, tax planning related to owner-managed businesses, capitalisations, transactions between companies with shared ownership or of aligned interests, incentive programs and tax proceedings including discussions with the Swedish Tax Agency and Swedish Customs Services. Our advice may regard structuring for the sale of real estate property or an operative company. Furthermore, our tax team may advise on tax questions in connection with transactions, issuance of options or warranties or during international recruitment processes of senior management.
Our tax experts manage tax litigation at levels of authority and courts, including the Swedish Tax Agency, administrative courts and Council for Advanced Tax Rulings and are continuously working to prevent and eliminate tax issues and risks during for example tax auditing.
Characterizing for our tax services are that a substantial part of our matters are international. We also contribute to the development of new legislation by assisting trade associations with statements of opinion.
We advise in connection with, for example:
Tax structuring, restructuring and mergers and acquisitions
Incentive programs and remuneration programs for management and executives
Discussions with the Swedish Tax Agency and tax litigation
We regularly participate as lecturers for clients, at seminars and take an active part in the ongoing debate regarding tax questions.
Swedish and international clients
Among our clients are several of Sweden’s leading companies and furthermore several leading international company groups.
These lawyers are very good at providing advice on complicated tax matters, and explaining the issues in comprehensible terms to people who aren't tax experts.
It has been a pleasure to do business with Setterwalls over the years – we get quick responses and a business-oriented approach.
All-round knowledge and international network.
The firm is well organised and the lawyers are skilled. They are quick in responding and giving service.