Raymond Roumen

Raymond Roumen

With over 15 years’ experience, Raymond specialises in international corporate taxation of Dutch and foreign multinationals, advising clients on complex matters such as tax efficient structuring of investments and divestments.

He has experience in various industries, including many years with a Big-4 firm, such as the oil, gas and offshore wind farm industry where he advises clients on the tax aspects of large cross border projects.

He has written several publications in the leading Dutch tax journal and is the author of the commentary to several tax treaty clauses in a leading Dutch tax encyclopaedia. He has occasionally taught corporate income tax law at Tilburg University.

Raymond has a master’s degree in tax law from Tilburg University (2001).

He is a member of the Dutch association of tax advisors as well as being a member of the association for tax science.

  • Languages: Dutch, English, German

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Tax Alert: The Netherlands' Budget Day 2019: the impact of the Dutch 2020 Tax Package on international businesses

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