In a competitive market, sophisticated businesses want to minimise their tax liability both responsibly and legally, ensuring compliance whilst not overpaying. This is integral for companies that want to keep their competitive edge. Our tax experts assist clients in planning their tax structure and strategies.

In our tax team there are specialists with degrees in international tax law and international business law, comprising lawyers with a great deal of experience and expertise on a wide range of matters for international investors and financial institutions. Amongst our clients are some of the largest businesses in Iceland, small and medium sized companies, and private asset holders.

Our team advises companies on domestic and international tax law. We also advise on foreign investment structures and the global set-up of international business structures.

Our tax lawyers communicate with tax authorities on the legal interpretation of local legislation and international agreements. Our team also oversees legal tax charges for administrative appeal and handles litigation in the courts. Our team also covers all aspects of the capital controls.

As an example, our work in this practice area includes:

  • Tax structures.
  • VAT.
  • Customs and excise duties.
  • Transfer pricing.
  • Double taxation treaties.
  • Capital controls.
  • Cross border tax issues.

Prospective clients who would like to learn more about our tax practice are invited to contact the below listed partners.