The new edition of World Tax 2017, International Tax Review's directory to the leading tax advisory practices around the world, has been published. The directory ranks our Tax Groups in Finland and Sweden among the leading tax advisory practices in respective jurisdictions.
In the directory, our Tax team in Finland was praised by clients for its thorough work and high quality services. Head of Group, Partner Sami Tuominen, especially came recommended for his general tax and succession planning expertise and the team's service-minded attitude. In Sweden, the team with Partner Carl-Magnus Uggla in the lead, was also praised for thorough work, and in particular for the extensive knowledge within the area, as well as for the ability to see the overall picture. According to a client comment, the team is also extremely "nice to work with".
Our Tax Group in the Nordic region offers a range of services including international tax planning, restructurings, transfer pricing and supply chain solutions as well as expertise in setting up group structures and real estate holding structures. With four offices and a number of highly experienced and talented tax experts in the Nordics combined with the extensive international presence of other Bird & Bird offices makes the team stand out from the competition.
The annual World Tax directory is aimed at tax executives looking for local specialist advice. Each edition rates the tax expertise offered in more than 50 jurisdictions globally. World Tax is unique among directories as it classifies professional services, law firms and other tax advice providers together.
Read the full analysis and country specific rankings here: