Cross-Border Mergers in Europe: Volume 2
This discussion of the Cross-Border Merger Directive and its implementing legislation in each Member State of the European Union and the European Economic Area provides companies and their advisors with useful insight into the legal framework applicable to, and the tax treatment of, cross-border mergers throughout the European Economic Area. Analysis of the Community rules laid down in the Cross-Border Merger Directive and the Community rules on the tax treatment of cross-border mergers is complemented by chapters on the implementing legislation in each Member State, prepared in accordance with a common format and contributed by a practitioner from each state. Annexes contain the Cross-Border Merger Directive (Annex I), the Parent-Subsidiary Directive (Annex II) and a list of the implementing legislation in each Member State (Annex III).
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- CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
- Cambridge University Press (Virtual Publishing)
- Cambridge, United Kingdom
Table of contents
Part II. National Reports for EU Member States: 19. Finland Outi Raitasuo and Johanna Haltia-Tapio; 20. France Jean-Marc Desache; 21. Greece Tom Kyriakopoulos; 22. Ireland Margaret Stack, Jennifer McCarthy and Michael Greene; 23. Italy Francesco Gianni and Marco Zaccagnini; 24. Latvia Maris Brizgo, Raymond L. Slaidins and John Ja Burke; 25. Lithuania Irmantas Norkus and Eva Suduiko; 26. Luxembourg Margaretha Wilkenhuysen and Louisa Silcox; 27. Malta Adrian Gabarretta, Colm O'Connor and Nadia Cassar; 28. Portugal Margarida Barrocas, Marcelo Alves and Mariana Ferreira; 29. Republic of Slovenia Jurij Dolzan, Matija Knapic and Samo Heric; 30. Romania Gabriela Cacerea and Mihaela Ispas; 31. Spain Jaime Pereda Espeso and Jose Gabriel Martinez Panos; 32. Sweden Jan Bertil Andersson; Part III. Application in the EEA Member States: 33. Iceland Olafur Arinbjoern Sigurdsson; 34. Liechtenstein Alexander Appel and Moritz Blasy; Part IV. Annexes: Annex I. Council Directive 2005/56/EC of 26 October 2005 on cross-border mergers of limited liability companies (the 'Cross-Border Merger Directive'); Annex II. Council Directive 2009/133/EC of 19 October 2009 on the common system of taxation applicable to mergers, divisions, partial divisions, transfers of assets and exchanges of shares concerning companies of different Member States and to the transfer of the registered office of an SE or SCE between Member States (the 'Merger Tax Directive'); Annex III. List of national legislation implementing the Cross-Border Merger Directive.