Thomas Meister

Thomas Meister

Partner
Dr. iur., LL.M., Avvocato, Dipl. Esperto fiscale

Sede

Zurigo

Contatto

Telefono diretto: +41 58 658 55 73
thomas.meister@walderwyss.com

Curriculum Vitae

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Thomas Meister is a partner in the Tax Team. He is working in the fields of domestic and international corporate tax, including tax optimization, corporate and real estate finance, structured finance, corporate reorganizations, transaction structuring and M&A. Since 2004 he is an adjunct professor for tax law at the University of St. Gall.

Born in 1963, Thomas Meister was educated at the Universities of Lausanne and St. Gall (lic. iur. 1989, Dr. iur. 1995), New York University (LL.M. 1998), and graduated as certified tax expert (1996). For his doctoral thesis he received the 1995 Blumenstein Award. He has working experience as trainee in a Zurich law firm and District Court clerk, general secretary at the Zurich Revenue Service, tax associate in Zurich, Geneva and Washington D.C. law firms and tax partner in a Zurich law firm.

Thomas Meister speaks German, English and French. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and also admitted in New York.

Constantia Flexibles Acquires a Majority of Shares of Aluflexpack and Announces Public Tender Offer for Remaining Shares

UBS Switzerland AG issuance of CHF 450 million Covered Bonds

UBS Switzerland AG Swiss Covered Bond Program

Cembra Money Bank – CHF 275 million auto lease securitization

UBS/CS Merger Completed

DSM and Firmenich have completed their EUR 35 bn merger, becoming the leading creation and innovation partner in nutrition, beauty and well-being

Legalcommunity.ch Awards: Walder Wyss Receives Awards as Market Leading Firm and Labour Law Firm of the Year

Credit Suisse and UBS to Merge

Cornèr Banca SA Covered Bond Programme

IPI Partners to Acquire Swiss Data Center Leader Safe Host

Acquisition of AIA by Planon

DSM and Firmenich to merge in EUR 42bn transaction, becoming the leading creation and innovation partner in nutrition, beauty and well-being

IPO medmix AG

Sulzer successfully spun-off its Applicator Systems Division

Neuraxpharm Group entra nel mercato del CBD con l’acquisizione di S.T.U. GmbH

Walder Wyss ha assistito Goldman Sachs International Bank, Londra, nella creazione di una nuova piattaforma svizzera per i mutui ipotecari residenziali

Aduno Holding vende cashgate a Cembra Money Bank

Sobi acquisisce la divisione di immunologia di NovImmunes con un’operazione da CHF 515 milioni

Swisscard AECS GmbH: operazioni su carte di credito ABS 2019-1

Cembra Money Bank SA ha concluso una nuova operazione di cartolarizzazione di leasing auto

Round di finanziamento di serie E da USD 77 milioni per SOPHiA GENETICS

Stenprop vende un portafoglio immobiliare al fondo immobiliare Helvetica Swiss Commercial

Walder Wyss fornisce consulenza a Toys R Us SA (Svizzera) nella vendita dei suoi spazi commerciali

Acquisizione di Sika: accordo tra la famiglia Burkard, Saint-Gobain e Sika

JAB Holding vende Bally

Valiant Bank AG platziert erstmals einen Schweizer Covered Bond

Joint Venture BOBST & Radex

Walder Wyss fornisce consulenza al gruppo CHC Helicopter dopo le istanze ai sensi dell’US Chapter 11

EQT übernimmt Open Systems

Multilease: Erste Schweizer Auto Lease ABS 2017-1

Walder Wyss berät Fresenius Kabi beim Erwerb des Biosimilars-Geschäft von Merck

Die TPF vollziehen Privatplatzierungs- und Bankfinanzierung

Fairfax Financial to acquire Switzerland's Allied World for USD 4.9bn in cash and stock

Boyum IT Solutions A/S übernimmt Schweizer beas Gruppe

Cembra's CHF 200'000'000 Auto-Leasing Verbriefungstransaktion 2016-1, kotiert an der SIX Swiss Exchange

Swisscard AECS GmbH

IPH-Gruppe übernimmt Montalpina

Oriflame: Relocation mit grenzüberschreitender Fusion abgeschlossen

Swisscard’s Swiss Credit Card Securitisation 2016-1 listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange

Relocation von Oriflame

Cembra's CHF 200’000’000 Auto-Leasing Verbriefungstransaktion, kotiert an der SIX Swiss Exchange

Walder Wyss advises HSH Nordbank AG on a securitisation transaction of trade receivables originated in Germany, Sweden and Switzerland

Bundesgerichtsurteil pauschale Steueranrechnung

PubliGroupe/Swisscom/Tamedia

IPO der Glarner Kantonalbank

ADVA Optical Networking erwirbt Oscilloquartz SA

Baxter verkauft CRRT-Geschäft

GE’s Second Swiss Auto Lease Securitisation Transaction Listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange

Warranty & Indemnity Versicherung in M&A Transaktion

Acquisition of the Uetlihof Office Complex from Credit Suisse AG for CHF 1 billion

Swiss Credit Card Securitisation Listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange

GE’s Swiss Auto Lease Securitisation Transaction Listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange

Verkauf der CabTec an KOWEMA

Doing Business in Switzerland – A Practical Guide

The Securitisation Law Review - Chapter 10 Switzerland

The Securitisation Law Review - Chapter 10 Switzerland

Doing Business in Switzerland – A Practical Guide

Squeeze-out of minority shareholders in Swiss companies

Positive Auswirkungen von neuen steuerrechtlichen Bestimmungen auf den schweizerischen Bondmarkt

Erlass der Stempelsteuer begünstigt den schweizerischen Bondmarkt

Rückkehr von Verbriefungstransaktionen in der Schweiz

Schweiz – Sitzverlegungen in die Schweiz aus gesellschaftsrechtlicher und steuerlicher Sicht

Grenzüberschreitende Finanzierungen; Grundlagen und die neue Ausgangslage

Schweiz – Ausschluss von Minderheitsaktionären aus kotierten Gesellschaften

Haftung im Steuerrecht

Tax Planning in M&A Transactions - Loopholes & Pitfalls

Kommentar zu Art. 671–674, 725–725a des Schweizerischen Obligationenrechts

Structured Finance and Securitisation 2009/10: Switzerland

Alternative Financing Sources in Switzerland

Haftung im Steuerrecht

Cross-Border Mergers and Reorganizations

An overview of securitisation in Switzerland

Haftungstatbestände im Schweizerischen Steuerrecht

Cross-Border Reorganizations

Structured Finance

Negotiating the Trade-Off – Conflicting Tax Interests

Möglichkeiten der Übertragung des Steuerhaftungsrisikos

Die CMBS Welle hat auch die Schweiz erreicht

Kommentar zu Art. 4, 10 und 11 des Stempelsteuergesetzes

Patronale Vorsorgebeiträge bei der Einkommens- und Quellensteuer

Kommentar zu Art. 15 des Verrechnungssteuergesetzes

Besteuerung von Mitarbeiteraktien und -optionen

Abzugsfähigkeit von Steuern bei juristischen Personen

Optionen und Futures

Verrechnungssteuer bei Provisionszahlungen

Mechanismus der Anpassungsfristen im Steuerharmonisierungsrecht

Gewerbsmässiger Wertschriftenhandel – wie weiter?

Kapitaleinlage und Kapitalgewinne bei Vorratsaktien

Hybride Finanzierungsinstrumente und -vehikel im grenzüberschreitenden Verhältnis

Landesbericht der Schweiz zum IFA Kongress 2000 in München

Rechtsmittelsystem der Steuerharmonisierung

Gedanken zur horizontalen und vertikalen Steuerharmonisierung

Riconoscimenti