Market-leading expertise

Our Tax practice is by far one of the largest among European law firms. Although the practice is comparable to that of any of the Big Four accounting firms in terms of numbers, you will find that our approach is very different. We focus on building strong relationships with our clients, providing personal service and acting as your trusted adviser.

Pragmatic, tailored advice

We stand out from other law firms with our flat organisational structure, entrepreneurial mindset and pragmatic approach. We work in small teams and our partners provide plenty of hands on support. We also tailor our services to your precise needs, whether that’s a straightforward e-mail response or more considered advice.

How we can help

Our in-depth knowledge, expertise and practical experience cover all of the various tax and legal areas relevant for your company. We can help with the whole range of tax and legal issues, from advice on mergers and acquisitions to transfer pricing, EU law and dealing with the tax authorities. Our highly experienced team also takes a broad view and looks beyond the specifics of your particular request to identify the best way of helping your business.


What others say about us

Chambers & Partners

Band 1 ranking (since 2007)

“Highly experienced firm with a broad coverage of expertise across the Benelux region.”

“Leading team on a range of contentious and advisory tax matters, including transfer pricing and withholding tax. Also boasts notable experience on the tax aspects of transactions, assisting clients with M&A-related tax matters and cross-border restructurings.“

“Represents clients from a broad range of sectors, including a number of high-profile financial sector companies.”

“Clients enthuse that the lawyers are "really excellent, providing very good advice, which they tailor to my risk profile.“ Another client underlines that it is "a very strong technical firm, which is easily approachable.”

(Chambers Europe 2020 – Tax)

Legal 500

Tier 1 ranking (since 2007)

“Loyens & Loeff is known for its excellence as well as responsiveness on any type of tax and legal matter in the Netherlands. The practice has a core focus on international tax services, corporate tax services, investment management, private wealth, indirect tax, and employment tax.”

Clients indicate: “In my view the pre-eminent tax practice in Holland.”

(Legal 500 2020 – Tax)

International Tax Review

World Tax: We again received tier-1 rankings in The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg. Our Swiss office was ranked tier-3. In the Netherlands we also received tier-1 rankings in the following subcategories:

• General corporate tax
• Transactional tax
• Tax controversy
• Indirect tax

In addition, several of our female tax advisers are again ranked in the ‘Women in Tax Leaders Guide 2021’. (2020)

World Transfer Pricing: In both the Netherlands and Luxembourg we received tier 1 rankings. In Belgium we received tier-2 ranking and Switzerland received tier-3 ranking. (2020)

Contacts

International Tax Services

Companies and law firms abroad that need help with tax issues relating to the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg or Switzerland can turn to our International Tax Services specialists.

Corporate Tax Services

Companies’ contacts in the Netherlands who need help with tax issues, can turn to our Corporate Tax Services specialists. Given our independence from accountants, our specialists are also the ideal choice for public interest entities such as listed companies, insurers, banks, pension funds and housing corporations.

 

Investment Management

If you need advice about investment management, our tax and legal specialists will be pleased to help. 

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Family Owned Business & Private Wealth

Do you have a family owned business, or are you an entrepreneur or high net worth individual? If so, you could benefit from the services offered by the tax and legal specialists in our Family Owned Business & Private Wealth team. 

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