This table provides a high-level summary of the tax treatment applicable to the main private equity vehicles used in 20 major jurisdictions worldwide. The contents of the table have been derived from Question 7 of the Country Q&A. For the full answers and for information relating to other private equity law matters, refer to the Private Equity Country Q&A tool.
A Q&A guide to private equity law in Norway. This Q&A is part of the PLC multi-jurisdictional guide to private equity. It gives a structured overview of the key practical issues including, the level of activity and recent trends in the market; investment incentives for institutional and private investors; the mechanics involved in establishing a private equity fund; equity and debt finance issues in a private equity transaction; issues surrounding buyouts and the relationship between the portfolio company's managers and the private equity funds; management incentives; and exit routes from investments. Details on national private equity and venture capital associations are also included. To compare answers across multiple jurisdictions, visit the Private Equity Country Q&A tool. The Q&A is part of the Practical Law multi-jurisdictional guide to private equity. For a full list of jurisdictional Q&As visit www.practicallaw.com/privateequity-mjg.