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Eric Vermeulen (b. 1966) joined AKD as a tax partner on 1 January 2016. Eric was one of the partners at Luminous Tax Matters N.V., which merged with AKD on 1 January 2016. He is a member of AKD's tax practice group. He is also a member of the M&A, Employment Law, Transport & Energy and the Regulatory & Governmental Affairs practice groups. Eric specialises in tax consultancy for companies operating both in the Netherlands and abroad. His practice has a broad focus and he advises on matters such as international restructuring, mergers, takeovers, MBO-MBI, preventing carried interest, issues under Box 2 of Dutch tax legislation (substantial interests) and employee participation. Eric began his career in 1988 as a member of the Corporate Tax practice at Mazars Paardekooper Hoffman in The Hague and Rotterdam. As a member of the Transactions Services Group he was involved in a large number of merger and acquisition projects. He also chaired Mazars' international Service Line Tax. Furthermore, Eric has been a lecturer at the RSM/Erasmus University in Rotterdam since 2002, teaching all aspects of takeovers in the Business Valuation programme. Eric's combined experience with the financial aspects of both valuations and acquisitions as well as taxation gives him a swift and thorough understanding of the tax feasibility of takeovers by and participating interests of private equity, management, employees and family members. In this regard Eric maintains frequent contact with the valuation experts of the Dutch Tax and Customs Administration. Eric graduated from Tilburg University in tax law as well as taxation and economics. He is a member of the Dutch Association of Tax Advisers (Nederlandse Orde van Belastingadviseurs) (NOB).

Eric Vermeulen

Eric Vermeulen





Tax Advisor; Partner

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