Anders Myklebust

Partner

About Anders Myklebust

Anders Myklebust is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is part of the firm's Tax practice. 

Anders mainly works with issues related to tax laws and company laws. He has previously been employed in the Central Tax Office for large-sized companies (Sentralskattekontoret for storbedrifter) and has published a book and several articles in connection with tax law.

The work related to tax comprises all areas within tax, charges and duties, but primarily related to corporate taxation. This includes giving advice in tax issues related to transactions, structuring the transactions, transfer pricing etc, as well as day to day tax advice to companies. The work also includes assistance to companies in their contact with the tax authorities, appeals and court cases. In addition to corporate taxation Anders has also wide experience related to the special tax regimes for shipping company (tonnage tax), hydroelectric power plants and petroleum activities. He also works with ordinary personal taxation, including taxation of earn out related to employed shareholders' sale of companies.

Within the area of charges and duties Anders has worked with both VAT and special duties. He has also experience from court cases related to these issues. In addition to tax issues, Anders has also experience from ordinary corporate work by assisting the involved parties in connection with sale and purchase of companies. This includes all aspects from negotiation of sale and purchase agreements, shareholders agreements, due diligence processes and closing of transactions. He has also extensive experience from sale and purchase of real estate companies. This work has often a connection to the work related to tax and VAT issues in the transactions.

Anders is recommended by Chambers and Partners as "Leaders in their field" in the category Tax. 

Work experience
  • 2008

    Partner, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2005 - 2007

    Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2002 - 2005

    Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 1998 - 2001

    Legal Adviser, Central Tax Office for large-sized companies (Sentralskattekontoret for storbedrifter), Moss

Education
  • 2004

    Practicing Certificate

  • 1998

    Law Degree, University of Oslo

Publications
  • "The Tax Appeal Board complaint dealing, income year 1998" (Norwegian), Skatterett 1, 2 and 4/2001

  • Company taxation in practice" (editor) (Norwegian), Den norske Revisorforening, Oslo, 2000

  • Contributor to the book 100 næringseiendomstips (100 commercial real estate tips), Wikborg Rein 2014

  • Obstacles to Nordic Venture Capital Funds / Nordic Innovation Centre. – 3rd ed., Norwegian part by Sigurd Opedal and Anders Myklebust

  • Various other articles