English Commentary "Austrian Private Foundation Act"

Austrian Private Foundation

English Commentary "Austrian Private Foundation Act"


We are pleased to inform you about our latest publication "Austrian Private Foundation Act". The book has been published by LexisNexis and can be obtained immediately.

The increasingly growing internationalization of the Private Wealth Sector calls for legal structures such as the Austrian Private Foundation. With the Private Foundation Austria has established an outstanding tool for Asset Protection and Estate Planning and is from a legal perspective a very diverse and ever changing Area of Law. This clearly arranged and concise English Commentary of the provisions of the Austrian Private Foundation Act also touches on different legal subjects related to Austrian Private Foundation Law and also comprises the most important fields of taxation of the Austrian Private Foundation. This Book is not just for lawyers but is also written understandingly for all other practitioners who are interested in the Austrian Private Foundation in depth.

Dr. Christoph Kerres, LL.M (Georgetown) is an Attorney at Law admitted to the Vienna Bar and the New York Bar. He is the Head of the Viennese law firm Kerres Partners, Austria. He has more than 20 years experience as an advocate and is a member of the board of several Austrian Private Foundations. Dr. Christoph Kerres is the author of several legal articles and comments about the Austrian Private Foundation Law.

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