Thomas van der Vliet

Thomas van der Vliet

Shareholder

Thomas van der Vliet is a co-Managing Shareholder of the Amsterdam office. As attorney-at-law, he focuses his practice on international tax structuring related to domestic and cross-border M&A projects, fund structuring and corporate restructurings. Thomas gained significant experience in EU tax law issues and application of tax treaties.

Concentrations

  • International tax advice, with focus on transatlantic structures
  • Transactional services (due diligence, M&A structuring, post-acquisition reorganizations)
  • Litigation in both tax and civil courts
  • Transfer pricing
  • Tax compliance

Capabilities

Recognition & Leadership

  • Team Member, Winning Team, "Cross Border Sector Deals – Technology, Media and Telecom Deal of the Year (Over $1 Billion)" and "Cross Border Regional Deals – US-Europe Deal of the Year" for Amaya Inc.’s acquisition of Rational Group, owner of PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker, The M&A Advisor’s 7th Annual International M&A Awards, 2015
  • Member, Winning Deal Team, "Debt Financing Deal of the Year," The M&A Advisor Awards, 2014
  • Member, Dutch Bar Association
  • Member, Dutch Tax Advisors Bar Association
  • Member, Tax Committee, American Chamber of Commerce
  • Board member, Amsterdam Westerkerk Foundation

Credentials

Education
  • LL.M., University of Leiden, Faculty of Law, 2002
Admissions
  • The Netherlands
Languages
  • Dutch, Native
  • English, Fluent