Rūdolfs Vilsons

Rūdolfs Vilsons

Associate, Certified Tax Advisor
Riga, Latvia
  • About

    Rūdolfs Vilsons is a lawyer and MBA – certified tax advisor of TGS Baltic M&A and Tax practice groups practicing also in the field of corporate law and commercial law. He has experience in the capital share, undertaking, and asset due diligence, preparation for sale, preparation and implementation of reorganization, purchase and sales transactions. He advises clients on the issues regarding investment projects, development of corporate tax and other risk management systems, as well as assesses the compliance of the processes (incl., operational and tax application) introduced by merchants with the requirements of regulatory enactments and best practice. Rūdolfs represents the clients also during the State Revenue Service (SRS) tax audits, provides assistance to the customers on contesting an appeal against the decisions of the SRS. In 2018 and 2019 Rūdolfs is nominated as a next-generation lawyer by Legal 500.

  • Major Projects
    • 16.04.2019

      TGS Baltic assisted with the opening of one of the largest malls in the Baltics – Akropole

      On 4 April 2019, one of the largest, most contemporary and technologically advanced shopping and leisure malls in Latvia - Akropole opened its doors.

    • 11.09.2017

      TGS Baltic assisted BENU Aptieka Latvija SIA with acquisition of 100% of share of SIA Cēsu Vecpilsētas Aptieka

      Andra Rubene, Attorney at Law, Partner, and Rūdolfs Vilsons, Associate at TGS Baltic assisted BENU Aptieka Latvija SIA, one of the leading retail of medicines chains in the Baltics, with acquisition of 100% shares SIA Cēsu Vecpilsētas Aptieka, a pharmacy in Cēsis, Latvia from a number of private persons, thereby expanding Benu network of more than 66 pharmacies in Latvia.

    • 13.03.2017

      Advising 20% shareholder of SIA VUDLANDE on buy-out of 80% shareholder of the company - Latvian Timber Ltd. (UK)

      TGS Baltic’s M&A team assisted 20% shareholder of SIA VUDLANDE (LV) with buy-out of 80% shareholder of the company - Latvian Timber Ltd. (UK), obtaining 100% shares of SIA VUDLANDE as the result of the transaction.

  • CV

    Professional career

    Since 2015
    Associate, law firm TGS Baltic
    2011 – 2015
    Project Manager, SIA TaxLink Baltic
    2007 – 2010
    Lawyer, Tax consultant, SIA Ernst & Young Baltic
    Lawyer, SIA MRI Revision
    2005 – 2007
    Deputy Head of Legal Department at the State Agency Housing Agency


    Certified Tax Advisor (LTCA, CFE)
    Riga International School of Economics and Business Administration (MBM)
    University of Latvia, Department of Law, Master of Law


    CFE Tax Advisors Europe
    Latvian Tax Consultant Association
  • Publications
    • Aid programmes and tax relief for start-ups in Latvia - ITiesības, May 2017
    • Employment Abroad - IFinanses, November 2016