Mr. Langeriers is an expert in re-organizations, joint ventures, national and international tax litigation. Also active in the field of criminal tax law and voluntary disclosure.
He studied tax law at the university of leiden. Worked as an inspector with the internal revenue services and with the department of finance. Upon receiving his doctorate in tilburg (1986) partner at Stibbe and, subsequently, Freshfields. Professor tax law at the university of leiden, 1986-2007. Deputy justice of the court of appeals the hague, 1988-2005. He is a co-founder of the dutch tax lawyers association. Author of numerous books and articles. Head of spigt litigators's tax department. Leading tax litigation lawyer (international tax review, tax controversy leaders, 2011).
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