Department of Business Law

Lund University School of Economics and Management

Axel Hilling

Research Interests

Axel Hilling’s research focus on income tax issues related to the use of financial instruments. Topics covered include national and international taxation of:

  • Income from debt and equity (including hybrid financial instruments) issued by Swedish companies.
  • Gains and losses from derivatives held by individuals and/or companies.
  • Income from complex financial instruments traded on regulated markets.
  • Income from OTC financial instruments.

Teaching Areas

Axel Hilling is primarily teaching tax law, regulations on financial accounting, and legal methodology. He is course director for the following courses:

  • Tax Law II (Beskattningsrätt II) – Advanced Level
  • International Tax Law (Internationell beskattning) – Advanced Level
  • Accounting and Law – Advanced Level

Curriculum vitae

Axel Hilling
Associate professor
Phone: +46 46 222 33 65
Room: EC2-329

Axel Hilling