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Priit
Raudsepp

Counsel

Country: Tallinn, Estonia

Short description

Priit’s main practice area is tax law. He has advised clients in numberous court disputes that have become precedents (e.g. sales tax contradiction with EU law) and taken part in various tax amendments (e.g. part dividends being requalified for tax purposes).

Priit has been acknowledged being leading individual in tax law by Legal500. According to which Priit is highly regarded for tax planning and non-contentious tax work. Priit has been recognised by Tax Directors Handbook, and Best Lawyers.

Experience
  • So called Sylvester’s tax dispute.
  • Service provider vs employee tax dispute.
  • Sales tax dispute.
  • Various missing trader tax disputes.
  • Deca Games cross-border merger.
Career
  • Since 2020 Counsel, law firm DERLIN PRIMUS
  • 2014 – 2020 Managing Partner, Partner, Senior Associate, law firm Glikman Alvin LEVIN
  • 2008 – 2018 Senior Associate, law firm Sorainen
  • 2005 – 2008 Tax And Customs Board, lawyer
Education
  • Maastricht University, master of law (LL.M) cum laude, International and European tax law (2011)
  • University of Tartu, Master of Laws (LL.M.) (2008)
  • University of Tartu, Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) (2005)
Membership
  • Estonian Bar Association, Tax Law Committee (since 2014)
  • Estonian Bar Association (since 2009)
  • International Fiscal Association (since 2008)
Recognition
  • Leading individual, Legal500, 2020. Ranked since 2010
Languages: Estonian, English
Press & Publications
  • Tax efect of dividends will live shortly. Daily Business. July 1st, 2019
  • Court of Justice of European Union: trading with bitcoins is tax free. Daily Business, October 23rd 2015
  • Co-author of book „Liability of management board“. 2014
  • The taxation of foreing passive income for groups of companies. Branch reporter for IFA 2013
  • Tallinn may have to sales tax in amount of 17 milion euros. Daily Business. November 3rd, 2011
  • Cross-border mergers and income tax – part 2. Priit Raudsepp. TaxPayor, April (no. 4) 2010
  • Cross-border mergers and income tax – part 1. Priit Raudsepp. TaxPayor, February (no. 2) 2010