Title: Senior Associate
Katja Rajala is a Senior Associate in D&I's Tax & Structuring practice group. Her main area of expertise is tax litigation and corporate tax but she advises also on indirect taxation.
Katja graduated from the University of Helsinki in 2012 and she joined Dittmar & Indrenius in 2013. Prior to joining Dittmar & Indrenius Katja has gained experience by working in Uusimaa Regional Tax Office and another Finnish law firm. Katja has also obtained an LL.M. (in international tax law) degree from Vienna University of Economics and Business in 2016.
Katja is a member of the Finnish Bar Association, the Finnish Tax Experts' Association (SVA) and the International Fiscal Association (IFA).
Joined Dittmar & Indrenius: 2013
Education: University of Helsinki (LL.M. 2012), Vienna University of Economics and Business (LL.M. in International Tax Law, 2015-2016)
Languages: Finnish, Swedish and English
Publications: Author and co-author of several articles on taxation.
- Rajala, Katja: Relationship between Domestic GAARs and Tax Treaty Law in Daniel Blum/Markus Seiler (eds.): Preventing Treaty Abuse. Linde 23.9.2016.
- Holkeri, Kai – Rajala, Katja: EU-oikeuden vaikutuksesta veronkiertosäännösten tulkintaan [Impact of EU law on the tax avoidance rules]. Verotus1/2015.
- Nevala, Katja: Energia-alan windfall-voittojen verotuksen oikeudelliset rajoiteet [Legal limitations regarding taxation of windfall profits in the energy sector]. Edilex 11.6.2012.