John Olav Auran
John Olav Auran specialises in tax, VAT, and import/export duties.
John Olav is one of Norway’s most experienced tax lawyers with extensive experience as an advisor for various sectors and industries. He regularly assists municipalities with issues tied to compensation of VAT. He also has broad experience with VAT challenges, planning and documentation in complex real estate projects. In recent years, John Olav has also assisted international companies in various PPP-projects. He has brought several lawsuits against the State related to VAT and customs issues.
John Olav’s experience from working within the Norwegian Tax Authority is simply a “deal-maker
Client, Legal500, 2022
SANDS Advokatfirma DA
EY Tax & Law
Partner | Senior Associate
Telemark County Tax Office
Oslo County Tax Office
University of Oslo
The Norwegian Association of Local and Regional Authorities (KS)