Dr. Markus Frank Huber
Dr. Markus Frank Huber

Dr. Markus Frank Huber

Partner/Tax Expert, Zurich

Schiffbaustrasse 2 | Postfach | CH-8031 Zurich | Switzerland
Schiffbaustrasse 2 | Postfach | CH-8031 Zurich | Switzerland
T +41 58 552 06 20
markus.huber@mll-legal.com

Profile

Markus F. Huber joined MLL Legal as partner on 1 July 2017, after retiring from Ernst & Young where he was partner for more than 20 years. He headed the International Tax Services Group at EY for 15­ years. Markus F. Huber now has more than 35 years of experience in fiscal law and holds particular in-depth expertise in international corporate tax law, in the area of cross-border transactions and restructurings and other complex tax planning. In addition, Markus advises high net wealth individuals in tax planning. During 2½ years he worked as a Swiss tax lawyer in New York. From 2013 to 2017 Markus Huber was based in Geneva. He is fluent in German, English and French.



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Leaders League Ranked Firm 2023Best Lawyers Recognized in 2023Best Lawyers Recognized in 2021Legal 500 EMEA Recommended Lawyer 2019
  • “Markus is known and appreciated by clients and colleagues for his excellent technical skills and dedication. Over the years, he built a great reputation in the marketplace and is today seen as one of the leading international tax advisors in Switzerland” – Chairman of a Big Four company

Deals & Cases

  • Advising one of the largest biopharmaceutical companies in structuring their out of the US market operations from a tax perspective and in numerous M&A transactions as well in setting up large scale manufacturing operations with an investment exceeding USD$ 1.6 bio
  • Advised a foreign investor in acquiring numerous Swiss entities in the telecommunication business (USD$ volume of above 5 bio) and integrating those into the global structure from a tax perspective
  • Advised one of the largest retailers in the Toy and Gaming industry in the context with their out of US market from a tax perspective

Education & Admission

  • University of Zurich, Dr. iur. (1987)
  • University of Zurich, lic. iur. (1984)

Memberships and public offices

  • International Fiscal Association
  • Chairman of the tax chapter board of the Swiss American Chamber of Commerce
  • Faculty at the Executive Program in Transfer Pricing of the University of Lausanne

Languages

  • German
  • English
  • French

“Markus is known and appreciated by clients and colleagues for his excellent technical skills and dedication. Over the years, he built a great reputation in the marketplace and is today seen as one of the leading international tax advisors in Switzerland”

Chairman of a Big Four company
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Publications

The OECD As The Gravedigger Of The Fun Of International Tax Or “The Spirits That I Summoned Up I Now Can’t Get Myself Rid Of”

Swiss Amcham - Yearbook 2022/23, page 61-62, 12 May 2022
  • EN

Covid 19 – The Biggest Disrupting Factor on the Global Tax System

Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce. Yearbook 2021/22
  • EN

Winners and Losers under BEPS Action 1

Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce, Yearbook 2020, 21 May 2020
  • EN

Gewinner und Verlierer im Zeitalter von BEPS 2.0

Organisatoren und Referenten am MLL Tax Webinar, 19. Mai 2020
  • DE
  • EN