Dividend Taxation in the EU

The EU Tax Law Group is a network of independent EU tax lawyers specialized in EU tax law. Members of the group are: Altitude Avocats, Joseph Hage Aaronson, Flick Gocke Schaumburg, Jones Day, Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira, LeitnerLeitner, Maisto e Associati, Kromann Reumert and Loyens & Loeff.


  • Prof. Dr. Dennis Weber, Loyens & Loeff


  • Eric Ginter, Altitude Avocats
  • Arne Mollin Ottosen, Kromann Reumert
  • Prof. Dr. Dennis Weber, Loyens & Loeff
  • Prof. Dr. Paolo Arginelli, Maisto e Associati
  • Prof. Guglielmo Maisto, Maisto e Associati
  • Dr. Simon Whitehead, Joseph Hage Aaronson
  • Antonio Barba, Cuatrecasas Spain


Intro and general framework for dividend taxation in the EU
by Prof. Dr. Dennis Weber (Loyens & Loeff)

Recent developments

  • Société Schneider Electric case
    by Eric Ginter (Altitude Avocats)
  • Proposed new dividend WHT scheme
    by Arne Møllin Ottosen (Kromann Reumert)
  • Köln-Aktienfonds Deka judgment of the Netherlands Supreme Court versus the Fidelity Funds case
    by Dr. Simon Whitehead (Joseph Hage Aaronson)
  • Investment funds taxation, third countries and tax avoidance - the emblematic case of Italy
    by Prof. Dr. Paolo Arginelli (Maisto e Associati)

Round table discussion

  • Prof. Guglielmo Maisto (Maisto e Associati)
  • Prof. Dr. Dennis Weber (Loyens & Loeff)
  • Antonio Barba (Cuatrecasas Spain)
  • Proposed Dutch Dividend WHT Exit Tax
  • Italian Supreme Court decision 14756 on beneficial ownership
  • Spanish dividend withholding taxes, beneficial ownership - Spanish Central Economic Administrative Court

by Prof. Dr. Dennis Weber


Thursday, 11 February 2021
10.00 - 12.00 CET


Participation in this webinar is free of charge.


The webinar is hosted by Kromann Reumert. Sign up for the webinar here.


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