Selmer's tax team provide specialised services to Norwegian and foreign clients. Our services cover the spectre from advice and planning in connection with projects, transactions and reorganisations to tax due diligence and assistance with tax audits and tax complaints against Norwegian tax authorities.
The tax team includes 7 practitioners. We have particular expertise within the Real Estate sector, Private Equity (fund) sector, Renewable Energy and Financial Services sector. We also have a special emphasis on international tax and tax related to M&A and corporate reorganisations.
Selmer is the only Norwegian law firm with a team of certified auditors and economists and our assignments are often multi-disiplinary. With an intimate knowledge of the interplay between tax and accounting we are able to deliver advice with a unique approach lawyers traditionally do not have.
We also have a strong international focus. Selmer is the Norwegian member of Taxand Global Alliance – the world's largest global network of independent tax advisors, broadening our expertise and international approach and giving access to over 2000 tax advisers in nearly 50 countries.
Einar Bakko and Sverre Hveding lead the tax and duties group at Advokatfirmaet Selmer DA, Taxand Norway. The firm offers advice to Norwegian and international clients on a spectrum of tax matters, such as planning, due diligence, auditing and complaints against the tax authorities.
Founded in 1988 with offices in Oslo and Trondheim, Selmer is the Norwegian branch of the international tax network Taxand. The firm's team has extensive experience working with public and private sector companies in Norway.
Selmer's team has strong expertise in stock incentive schemes, cross-border issues, M&A transactions and corporate reorganisations. The firm has worked in fields such as real estate, shipping, oil and gas, renewable energy and private equity.