de Hosson, Fred C.

Fred C. de Hosson

Of Counsel
Baker & McKenzie Amsterdam N.V.


Fred C. De Hosson is listed as a leading tax lawyer by top legal directories, including Legal 500 EMEA, Guide to the World’s Leading Tax Advisors, IFLR1000 and Chambers Global. He has extensive experience in corporate restructuring and M&A, and has represented clients in major litigation and competent authority cases involving transfer pricing, tax treaty and European law issues. Fred is a member of the International Fiscal Association and board member of the Society for Commercial Law (Vereeniging Handelsrecht). He served as managing partner and chairman of the board from July 2010 until July 2013.

Practice Focus

Fred routinely handles transfer pricing arrangements for both Netherlands and multinational companies in the food, pharmaceuticals, software, tobacco, dredging, oil and gas, retail and electronic data storage industries. In addition to his practice, Fred has written extensively on international and European tax issues, is editor-in-chief of Intertax, and serves as a member of the EC Tax Review editorial board.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Represented Bosal before the European Court of Justice in the landmark case regarding the allocation of group financing costs.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • International Fiscal Association
  • Vereeniging Handelsrecht


  • Amsterdam~Netherlands (1989)


  • University of Leiden (LL.M.) (1975)


  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German