Partner Joachim Bjerke is the head of tax services at BA-HR. He also oversees the firm's TP unit. Bjerke is a member of the Norwegian government's committee on corporate tax and has a wealth of knowledge in corporate tax, transfer pricing, cross-border transactions and tax disputes.
There are four other distinguished partners at the firm, Jan Jansen, Helge Olav Bugge, Anne Sofie Bjørkholt and Frode Talmo, as well as 10 other fee earners. The tax practice is held in high regard by clients and peers alike. BA-HR offers an extensive range of tax services to key industry sectors like energy, finance, shipping and insurance. The firm's remit extends to tax disputes and litigation. The firm is advising a number of important oil companies on the Norwegian Oil Taxation Office's position. It is also advising several companies on the restructuring from transparent companies to limited liability companies due to changes in the interest limitation rules.