Voor de beste ervaring schakelt u JavaScript in en gebruikt u een moderne browser!
Je gebruikt een niet-ondersteunde browser. Deze site kan er anders uitzien dan je verwacht.

Dr. mr. V. (Vassilis) Dafnomilis

Faculteit der Rechtsgeleerdheid

  • Nieuwe Achtergracht 166
  • Postbus 15557
    1001 NB Amsterdam
  • Dr. mr. Vassilis Dafnomilis

    Dr. mr. Vassilis Dafnomilis is an assistant professor at the University of Amsterdam and the academic coordinator of the Adv. LLM in International Tax Law. He is the course coordinator of the Foundations of International Tax Law, International Tax Law Moot Court and Master's Thesis International Tax Law courses of the Adv. LLM in International Tax Law. He is also a co-coordinator of the EU Tax Law course.

    Vassilis's research and teaching focuses on international and European tax law as well as international estate and gift taxation, to both international and Dutch students. Vassilis is teaching in the Foundations of International Tax Law, Tax Treaties I, EU tax law, EU tax law (advanced) and International Moot Court courses of the Adv. LLM. In addition, he is teaching at the Dutch course Europees Belastingrecht, direct. 

    Vassilis was nominated as Teacher of the Year at the Faculty of Law in 2022. 

    Vassilis is also working as a manager at the Knowledge Centre of PwC the Netherlands. 

    Vassilis received a bachelor’s degree in law with honors from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 2012 and two master’s degrees in European Law (University of Athens - 2013) and in European Tax Law (Leiden University - 2015). In June 2021, he defended his doctoral thesis "Taxation of cross-border inheritances and donations. Suggestions for improvement" at Leiden University. 

  • Publicaties


    • Dafnomilis, V. (2021). Taxation of cross-border inheritances and donations. Suggestions for improvement. (2021 ed.) Wolters Kluwer Nederland.


    • Dafnomilis, V. (2020). Dividend Distributions to and from Gibraltar Companies: The ECJ Decision in GVC Services (Case C-458/18) and Its Consequences. European Taxation, 60(11).


    • Dafnomilis, V. (2019). Greece - Amendments to the Thin Cap Rule, the CFC Rule and the GAAR Following ATAD Implementation. European Taxation, 59(8).
    • Vermeulen, H., & Dafnomilis, V. (2019). Case C-28/17 NN A/S v. Skatteministeriet: A CJEU Judgment that Raises ‘Fresh Questions'. EC Tax Review, 28(2), 90-100. [details]
    • Vermeulen, H., & Dafnomilis, V. (2019). ECJ Decision in Bevola (Case C-650/16): A Missing Piece in the Marks & Spencer (Case C-446/03) Puzzle. European Taxation, 59(2/3).


    • Dafnomilis, V. (2018). Report on the ERA Conference ‘Planning Cross-Border Succession’. EC Tax Review, 27(5), 280-283.
    • Dafnomilis, V. (2018). The current status of the ECJ case-law on EU inheritance and gift taxation and two unanswered questions. In B. Peeters (Ed.), Liber amicorum Rik Deblauwe (pp. 147-162). Knops.
    • Dafnomilis, V., & Sluijter, V. (2018). Verslag Winter Seminar 2018 van het Young IFA Network. Weekblad voor Fiscaal Recht.
    • Vermeulen, H., & Dafnomilis, V. (2018). European Union - The (Draft) Laws Implementing ATAD I – An Overview of Implementation for Financial Undertakings in Different Member States, Especially as Regards the EBITDA Rule. Derivatives & Financial Instruments, 20(6). [details]


    • Dafnomilis, V. (2015). A Comprehensive Analysis of ECJ Case Law on Discriminatory Treatment of Cross-Border Inheritances – Part 1. European Taxation, 55(11).
    • Dafnomilis, V. (2015). A Comprehensive Analysis of ECJ Case Law on Discriminatory Treatment of Cross-Border Inheritances – Part 2. European Taxation, 55(12).
    • Dafnomilis, V. (2015). Double Taxation of Inheritances: Does the Ineffectiveness of EU Law Lead to an Effective EC Recommendation? EC Tax Review, 24(6).
    • Dafnomilis, V. (2015). Parafiscal Taxes: Are They Compatible with EU Tax Law and the Fundamental Freedoms? European Taxation, 55(9).
    • Dafnomilis, V. (2015). The application of TFEU Articles 116 and 117 in EU Taxation. Tax Notes international, 2015.
    • Dafnomilis, V. (2015). VAT on Private Educational Services in Greece: Is It Allowed Pursuant to the VAT Directive? International VAT Monitor, 26(6).


    • Dafnomilis, V. (2014). Inheritance Taxes and European Union Law: A Case Law to Be Inherited? EC Tax Review, 23(6).


    • Dafnomilis, V. (2022). Voorwaarden voor inlichtingenverzoek aan belastingdienst van andere lidstaat. 0117. Case note on: HvJ EU, 25/11/21, C‑437/19, ECLI:EU:C:2021:953 (État luxembourgeois tegen L). NLFiscaal, 7(2), 28-29. [details]


    • Dafnomilis, V. (2021). 'Taxation of Cross-border Inheritances and Donations': Separate and Holistic Solutions to the Problems of Cross-border Death and Gift Taxation. Kwartaalbericht Estate Planning, 14-21.
    • Dafnomilis, V. (2021). Voorwaarden inlichtingenverzoek aan belastingdienst van andere lidstaat. 1257. Case note on: HvJ EU, 3/06/21, C-437/19, ECLI:EU:C:2021:450 (État luxembourgeois tegen L). NLFiscaal, 6(25), 35-36. [details]


    • Dafnomilis, V. (2019). Overview of the implementation of the Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive into Member States’ domestic tax laws. PwC. [details]
    This list of publications is extracted from the UvA-Current Research Information System. Questions? Ask the library or the Pure staff of your faculty / institute. Log in to Pure to edit your publications. Log in to Personal Page Publication Selection tool to manage the visibility of your publications on this list.
  • Nevenwerkzaamheden
    • PwC Netherlands
      Tax advisor (Tax Knowledge Centre)