Name: Ernst Ravnaas
Firm Name: SANDS
Country: Norway
Expertise: Tax Services

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Professional Biography:

Ernst Ravnaas is our exclusively recommended Tax Services expert in Norway on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Ernst directly using the contact details above.

Ernst is Managing Partner at SANDS. Ravnaas has through 30 years worked with tax issues, in particular in relation to group company structuring, international structuring and purchase and sale of businesses. He has also extensive experience as adviser for the large business organisations in fiscal policy questions, and was a member of the tax committee which prepared the tax reform of 1992.

Ravnaas has with his Master in Business and Economics also worked extensively with accounting questions of legal character and issues in the borderland between law and finance. He has considerable experience as arbitrator.

Ravnaas is author of a number of books within tax law and accounting law and is frequently used as lecturer. Chambers Global characterise Ravnaas as a person celebrated as one of the best lawyers in tax – he looks for new opportunities and new ways to approach issues. Clients find him creative, knowledgeable and easy to work with.

Ravnaas has previously been a partner in BA-HR and Wikborg Rein.

Firm Overview:

We are SANDS

We are a full-service commercial law firm with offices in Oslo, Trondheim, Bergen, Stavanger, Ålesund, Tromsø and Tønsberg. Our 140 lawyers work seamlessly across offices, giving our clients both a local point of contact and full access to the firm’s overall expertise and experience.