Mr Artur Bugsgang > DLA Piper Denmark > Copenhagen, Denmark > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper Denmark
Oslo Plads 2
DK-2100 Copenhagen

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Artur Bugsgang specialises in tax law and has thorough knowledge of personal and corporate taxation (and thereby company law) as well as VAT and indirect taxes.

Artur’s primary practice areas are tax law and company law as a result of the close interrelation between these two areas. He thus deals with aspects of company and tax law relating to the sale and purchase of enterprises, ownership transition, capital injection, mergers and demergers and any other general business advice in connection with the operation of enterprises. Additional practice areas are VAT and indirect taxes, particularly car registration taxes.

In 2018, Artur was given a fellow lawyers’ award, Sagførernes Auktioners Legat, in recognition of his contribution as a member of the Fiscal Affairs Committee (which i.a. prepares consultation responses to the Danish Ministry of Taxation) under the Council of the Danish Bar and Law Society.

Artur has authored various articles on tax, VAT and financial services in Danish and international tax journals. For more than 20 years, Artur was a part-time lecturer in tax law at the University of Copenhagen.


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  • The Council of the Danish Bar and Law Society’s Fiscal Affairs Committee
  • The Danish Lawyers’ Tax Law Association
  • The Danish Association for Company Law
  • The Danish Association of European Law
  • Dansk Forening for EU-skatteret (the Danish association for EU tax law)
  • The Danish Branch of the International Fiscal Association
  • The International Fiscal Association
  • The International Bar Association


  • Admitted to the Danish Bar (1992)
  • The Copenhagen Business School, Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (finance) (1990)
  • Studies at King’s College London and subsequent secondments with an English solicitors firm and an English barristers chambers as part of the British Council’s Scholarship for European Lawyers (1989)
  • University of Copenhagen, Master of Law (1985)

Lawyer Rankings

Denmark > Tax

(Hall of Fame)

Artur BugsgangDLA Piper Denmark

Led by the ‘outstanding’ Jakob Schilder-Knudsen, DLA Piper Denmark handles the full gamut of tax law issues, including the structuring and tax optimisation of national and international alternative investment projects. The group has an indirect tax sub-team that includes Merete Andersen and Mario Fernandez, who is considered to be ‘one of the leading VAT and indirect tax lawyers in Denmark’, with a strong track record in advising on the indirect tax elements of M&A transactions. For corporate tax and vehicle registration tax issues, Artur Bugsgang is recommended.