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Philipp Stanek

Baker McKenzie Rechtsanwälte LLP & Co KG


Philipp Stanek is a member of Baker McKenzie's Tax Practice Group in Austria. Prior to joining the Vienna office in 2016, he was a senior consultant at a Big Four professional services firm. He works and teaches at the University of Salzburg and frequently publishes articles in professional journals and legal commentaries.

Practice Focus

Philipp concentrates on a broad spectrum of corporate and international tax law. He is seasoned in reorganizational tax law and the taxation of mergers & acquisitions.


  • Certified Public Tax Advisor (2016)


  • University of Salzburg (Mag. iur.) (2012)


  • English
  • French
  • German

Author, "Einlagen und Umgründungen im Konzern - Gesellschafts-, Bilanz- und Steuerrecht," LexisNexis, January 2024

Co-author (with Claudia Fochtmann-Tischler, Sophie Schubert, Ladislav Bulajcsik), "Austria: Introducing a new type of legal entity – Flexible company," Baker McKenzie InsightPlus, December 2023

Author, "Commentary on Para 17 GrEStG in Pinetz/Schragl/Stefaner/Siller (Hrsg)," GrEStG-Kommentar, 2017

Author, "The Taxation of national Holdingcompanies in Haberer/Krejci (Hrsg)," Handbuch Konzernrecht, 2016

Author, "Commentary on Para 202 UGB in Straube (Hrsg)," Wiener Kommentar zum UGB, 2016

Author, "Commentary on Para 9 KStG (Group taxation regime), in Bergmann/Bieber (Hrsg)," Körperschaftsteuergesetz – Update-Kommentar, 2015

Author, "Commentary on Para 61 and Para 15 GmbHG in Gruber/Harrer (Hrsg)," GmbHG-Kommentar, 2014