“Proven solutions where possible, fast and creative ‘out of the box’ answers where needed.”

“My focus as partner is on managing the national practice in the area of VAT; in close cooperation with the ambitious and expert team members, we provide services to businesses with a wide range of (complicated) VAT issues. I use my extensive experience and (specialist) knowledge to ensure that the VAT position is (proactively) optimised and that the client is provided with integrated solutions.”

“In addition to my regular technical publications in the area of VAT, I am the co-author of the Btw Almanak (RBI). In my spare time, I can be found at the gym (fitness and swimming) and cheering on my three children at the football pitch and the gymnasium.”

Previously worked on:

  • VAT optimisation for municipalities, care institutions and other non-profit institutions
  • Various appeals to the tax authorities and proceedings before the courts
  • VAT guidance and optimisation regarding buying and selling of shares or business

Work experience:

  • Partner VAT & Customs Advisory (Baker Tilly, 2019 - present)
    - Working from: Utrecht, Den Bosch, Eindhoven and Nijmegen
  • Tax Inspector / Technical Coordinator Turnover Tax Large Business (Dutch tax authorities, 2015 - 2019)
  • Member of Expert Group on Legal Application of Turnover Tax (Dutch Ministry of Finance, 2011 - 2015)
  • Co-author of the Btw Almanak (VAT Almanac) (Nextens (Reed Business), 2013 - present)

Education:

  • LLM Tax Law (Tilburg University, 2003 - 2008)
  • Specialisation Indirect Tax (Tilburg University, 2011 - 2013)