Domestic and international tax systems are extensive, complex and constantly changing. Interacting with them requires a comprehensive knowledge of tax law from a legal, fiscal and practical perspective.

what can we do for you?

Our multidisciplinary Tax Team has an expertise in national and international tax systems and can assist you in any tax matter, from fiscal assistance in high-end corporate and financial transactions to transfer pricing and litigation in national and international tax disputes. Our team has become the market leader in the fields of international restructuring, M&A, real estate, finance and investment management.

awards

The Tax Team is honoured that Alexander van der Voort Maarschalk is recognised by International Tax Review with the esteemed 'EMEA Tax Litigation and Disputes Practice Leader' award and that Houthoff received the 'Netherlands Tax Disputes Firm of the Year' award.

For more information, please take a look at our tax topics.
  • “Houthoff is an outstanding firm.”
    Chambers Europe, Tax (2022 Edition)
  • First Tier firm
    Legal 500, Tax (2022 Edition)
  • “The Houthoff team is multidisciplinary, practical and responsive. Also the team can distinguish well for its clients between what is important and what is not.”
    Legal 500, Tax (2022 Edition)
  • “The team is very versatile and can work with other departments at the firm to solve the issues we need help with in our Dutch operations.”
    Legal 500, Tax (2022 Edition)
  • Netherlands Tax Disputes Firm of the Year

    International Tax Review (2021)
  • Alexander van der Voort Maarschalk awarded as 'EMEA Tax Litigation and Disputes Practice Leader of the Year'

    International Tax Review (2021)
  • “Clients rate the team for its user-friendly manner, one observing that ‘the quality of the work is excellent and the staff is always very helpful.’”
    Chambers Europe, Tax (2021 Edition)
  • “A client declares: ‘Honestly, they went above and beyond.’”
    Chambers Europe, Tax (2021 Edition)
  • “Houthoff’s tax practice is a dynamic environment, highly competent and well organised. This team operates with precision and punctuality. One of its important strengthens is reliability, as showed in the group transaction in which we worked together. Its actions were efficient and respectful, up to the firm reputation and our expectations.”
    Legal 500, Tax (2021 Edition)
  • First Tier firm
    Legal 500, Tax (2021 Edition)
  • “Deep knowledge of the field and straighforward approach. Meaning substance was not overshadowed by form.”
    Legal 500, Tax (2021 Edition)
  • “A commentator enthuses that ‘the team is excellent and the lawyers work very smoothly,’ and also adds that the lawyers are ‘great in communication and knowledgeable.’”
    Chambers Europe, Tax (2020 Edition)
  • “They are very reactive, and when you give them a deadline, they meet the deadline.’”
    Chambers Europe, Tax (2020 Edition)
  • “Passionate and driven, content experts in their fields of expertise (tax & corporate).”
    Legal 500, Tax (2020 Edition)
  • “I have been working with the tax people of Houthoff for several years and in my view they remain almost unique in the Dutch tax arena. They have a rare combination of professional skills and business acumen and they always come out with a solution which accommodates everybody’s needs. Furthermore, they are very proactive and responsive.”
    Legal 500, Tax (2020 Edition)
  • “Overall quality across the team, specialisation in taxation of financial services.”
    Legal 500, Tax (2020 Edition)
  • “The team has given us in the past five years consistently excellent technical advice, very clear and straightforward. The discussions are always at partner level. We had several complicated tax matters and we always felt very comfortable with the advice that we received.”
    Legal 500, Tax (2020 Edition)
  • “Good international focus, good Dutch focus, hands on, pro-active.”
    Legal 500, Tax (2020 Edition)
  • “Strong and charming personalities, with a passion for their job, responsiveness, knowledge of the US market place and able to deliver top quality service.”
    Legal 500, Tax (2020 Edition)
  • “Great quality advice, responsive and a pleasure to work with.”
    Legal 500, Tax (2020 Edition)
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