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Godfried Kinnegim

Partner

Amsterdam

Kinnegim Godfried
Godfried Kinnegim

Partner

Amsterdam

Godfried specialises in tax law. He serves as the head of the Amsterdam tax department. His practice focuses on advising clients on the tax aspects of real estate transactions, PPP, mergers and acquisitions and other major transactions, including spin-offs, international restructurings and corporate joint ventures. Godfried also works with clients on issues related to corporate finance and domestic and international taxation. He is admitted to the Amsterdam Bar, a member of the Dutch Bar of Tax Advisors and of the Dutch Tax Society. He regularly writes for various publications including Tax Notes International and International Tax Review and he is the editor of the Netherlands chapter in IBFD's M&A publication.

The 2014 edition of Chambers Global describes him as follows: "Department head Godfried Kinnegim covers a range of tax issues linked to transactions and corporate structuring. He is recommended for his experience and client service ethic, with one interviewee noting: 'He is a good technician and negotiator who is always dedicated to his clients'.

The 2015 edition of Chambers Global: Sources agree: "He knows how to explain complicated issues easily and is very aware of the political angle and of the interests of all parties". 

Chambers Europe 2017: "Knowledgeable, creative and proactive". "An advisor who is open to dialogue and really challenging us to find the best solutions".

Legal 500: Tax specialist Godfried Kinnegim is "excellent".

News & insights

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News: 05 MARCH 2021

Allen & Overy advises Aviva on the disposal of its insurance businesses in Italy

Allen & Overy has advised Aviva on the disposal of its insurance businesses in Italy. The deal, announced on 4 March 2021, is one of the most significant M&A deals in the insurance sector in recent…

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Publications: 05 MARCH 2021

Podcast: How does a material adverse change clause work in these uncertain times?

The enforceability of material adverse change clauses (“MAC clauses”) in commercial contracts is an area which has come under increased scrutiny in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Publications: 05 MARCH 2021

Key Regulatory Topics: Weekly Update 19-25 February 2021

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Publications: 29 APRIL 2020

Covid–19 coronavirus: a cross-jurisdictional update on the pandemic’s impact on tax regulations

The Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic currently spreading across Europe, Asia-Pacific and the United States has resulted in an unprecedented demand for urgent tax relief measures across industries and…

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Office

Amsterdam

Allen & Overy LLP
Apollolaan 15
1077 AB Amsterdam

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as fiscalist, Netherlands, 1999

Admitted as advocaat, Netherlands, 2000

Exempt european lawyer, England and Wales, 2010

Listed in the register of legal practice areas of the Dutch Bar Association for Belastingrecht (Tax Law)