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Gift tax in Denmark – when and how much?

Gift tax in Denmark – when and how much?

If a parent/grandparent donates an asset (cash, shares etc.) to his/her child/grandchild, the Danish rules on gift tax apply if either the donor or donee has jurisdiction in Denmark at the time of the donation. A person has jurisdiction in Denmark if he/she is a...

Inheritance abroad often underestimated

Accrual of inheritance involving assets abroad – complexity frequently underestimated An international accrual of inheritance is given when for example a German testator holds assets abroad or vice versa a foreign testator holds assets in Germany. Due to the...

Can I Create A Trust Under Swiss Law?

Can I Create A Trust Under Swiss Law? Switzerland does not have a law relating to trusts. However, it ratified the Hague Convention regarding trusts and agreed therefore to recognise trusts that are created in accordance to the convention. Switzerland, as a civil law...

Common Tax Pitfalls with Real Estate Investments

Common Tax Pitfalls with Real Estate Investments Structure your real estate investments to preserve your assets on a tax-effective basis In a variety of real estate investments, you can avoid common pitfalls and take full advantage of opportunities by using...