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Tax specialist Heikki Vesikansa joins Hannes Snellman

20 October 2014

Heikki Vesikansa joins Hannes Snellman to head our transaction structuring practice in Helsinki. He advises our clients in tax structuring of investments, divestments, and joint ventures. Heikki has had a key role in preparing structuring analyses and assessing tax considerations in various private and public M&A matters as well as in equity and debt capital market transactions. He has also defended clients' tax structures in courts, including advice on recent successful high-profile tax cases at the Finnish Supreme Administrative Court. He has participated in the recent consultations for Finnish interest tax deduction limitations (earnings stripping) and new Finnish rules on the taxation of repayment of equity capital.  Heikki joins Hannes Snellman from KPMG Oy Ab.