Oliver Trautmann

Dr. Oliver Trautmann advises international (primarily listed) groups on  corporate tax issues, in particular in the course of cross-border re-organizations, intragroup financing structures, complex proceedings with the tax authorities, strategic investments and disinvestments, transfer pricing and supply chain projects, as well as on executive stock option programs.

Additional areas of focus include tax advice for strategic and Private Equity investors in the course of the acquisition and the disposal of companies and real estate. This includes tax due diligence, tax structuring and financing as well as drafting and negotiating the tax indemnification clauses.

Previously Dr. Trautmann was a partner for 9 years at the European law firm Noerr, where he mainly advised corporate groups on international tax law as well as investors in M&A transactions. After studying Business Administration at the University of Bamberg and obtaining his Doctorate there in Tax Law, Dr. Trautmann began his career in 1995 in the Corporate Finance department of C&L Deutsche Revision. He later worked for Haarmann Hemmelrath as a partner in the tax department. Before he became a partner with Noerr, Dr. Trautmann advised in the areas of International Tax Services and Transaction Advisory Support with EY.

Selected Publications:

  • Foreign corporations with German real estate ownership in crisis - Supreme Tax Court Decision dated 7 December 2016 I R 76/14, NWB 2017, 419
  • Foreign corporations with German real estate ownership in crisis - German tax consequences upon cancellation of loans, International Tax Law 1/2016, p. 10.
  • Co-author in Kraft / Edelmann / Bron, German Reorganization Tax Law, Heidelberg Commentary, 2014, C. F. Müller Publishers.
  • Multiple and minimum transfers in the fiscal unit only in the event of significant income effects on financial and tax accounting (with Patrick Faller), DStR 2013, p. 293 et seq.
  • Multiple and minimum transfers in the fiscal unit only in the event of significant income effects on financial and tax accounting? (with Patrick Faller), DStR 2012, p. 890 et seq.

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