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Thomas Frøbert

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Thomas Frøbert is a tax law expert

In addition to managing Bech-Bruun's tax group, one of the largest in the country, Thomas Frøbert is one of Denmark's leading advisers on tax, VAT and duties issues, and he renders legal advice to international as well as Danish enterprises on their tax, VAT and duty-related issues. He also handles a great number of court and administrative cases concerning VAT, registration fees and energy taxes. 

Moreover, Thomas is a popular adviser in relation to tax planning in connection with business transactions as well as reorganisation of Danish and non-Danish corporations. Over the years Thomas has gained vast international experience in connection with cross-border projects where he mostly has advised on tax and VAT optimisation. Further, Thomas has particular experience from the technology sector where he advises tech giants and small tech enterprises on anything from VAT and duties to financing, group organisation and transfer pricing.  

Thomas's tax law expertise was established during his student years. Having a handle on fairly complex legal issues and cracking the codes to these complex issues, that is what drives him.

 

The Team

Tax

  • Tax
  • FinTech
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Ratings

Thomas Frøbert acts for clients on tax disputes, including VAT, withholding tax and transfer pricing matters. He also assists with the tax aspects of M&A transactions. A client enthuses: "He is excellent, he is amazingly commercial, very clear and a trusted adviser."

Chambers and Partners Europe 2022, Tax

Thomas Frøbert has broad experience, including in transfer pricing, M&A planning and international tax issues. He also handles VAT disputes and is a well-regarded figure in the market: "Everyone who knows him speaks highly of him and the work he does."

Chambers and Partners Global, Tax

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Bech-Bruun‘s tax department handles the full spectrum of contentious and non-contentious matters. Traditionally focused on tax planning work, the group also has a strong focus on tax controversy matters, VAT mandates, transfer pricing litigation and domestic tax issues. (…) Practice head Thomas Frøbert has a strong international practice, advising clients on VAT and tax duty issues.

Thomas Frøbert is uniquely qualified to advise on company tax issues in Denmark. He’s very efficient and professional and has a unique ability to understand our needs.”

Thomas Frøbert has been listed as a Leading individual by Legal 500.

Legal 500, Tax

 
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Thomas Frøbert is smart, knows the complex Danish tax regulation and has vast experience in corporate structures. At the same time he is friendly and easy to communicate with.’

Legal 500, Tax

Engagements

  • Board member, Non Nobis Fonden

Publications

  • Opkrævningsloven med kommentarer, Karnov Group, 2018. Book
  • Cash Pooling and Insolvency: A Practical Global Handbook, GLobe Law and Business Ltd, 2016. 15 pages. Book
  • International Wealth Structuring and Tax Planning Yearbook, Denmark section, Law in Context, 2011. Book
  • European Transfer Pricing Handbook, Denmark section, Baker & McKenzie, 2011. Book

Education and language

  • Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court
  • LLM
  • Admission to practice law
  • Master of Laws
  • English
  • German
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