Stephan Kraan
Senior associate - Tax adviser

Stephan Kraan

Stephan Kraan, tax adviser, is a member of the Transfer Pricing & Economics team in our Amsterdam office. Stephan advises on matters such as tax decision making, tax modelling, and the transfer pricing aspects of business restructurings and financial transactions.

About Stephan Kraan

Stephan is specialised in transfer pricing and model-based tax decision making. He inter alia advises multinational enterprises and investment funds on optimisation of transfer pricing models in the context of business restructurings, and on the transfer pricing aspects of financial transactions (e.g. captive insurance and intercompany debt transactions). Stephan also assists clients in (potential) transfer pricing litigation (and settlement discussions) and has worked on a number of high-profile transfer pricing cases in the Netherlands.

Stephan has lectured in transfer pricing at the University of Amsterdam and the International Tax Center in Leiden.


  • Dutch Association of Tax Advisers (NOB)


  • LL.M. in International Taxation, New York University School of Law (United States), 2014
  • LL.M. in Fiscaal Recht, Leiden University (Netherlands), 2013
  • LL.B. in Fiscaal Recht, Leiden University (Netherlands), 2012


  • Hafkenscheid, R.P.F.M., Akyurek, T., Kraan, S., Sterk, R., ‘De onzakelijke lening en de zakelijke relatie tussen rente en debiteurenrisico’, Weekblad Fiscaal Recht (WFR 2016/129).


  • Dutch
  • English
  • Spanish

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